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Message from Your SEA President

Message from Your SEA President

An update on SEA's transition project Handbook, SEA's in-agency seminars on transition, and the SEA Board of Directors Election.

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Lawmakers Join the Long-Term-Care Rate Hike Fray

Lawmakers Join the Long-Term-Care Rate Hike Fray

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) has joined others in questioning the recently announced FLTCIP premium hike, writing a letter to the President of John Hancock Financial Services requesting various documents on the program and its contracts with OPM.

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Don’t Be Afraid of Change: You Won’t Get Great Performance by Pursuing an Incremental Investment

Don’t Be Afraid of Change: You Won’t Get Great Performance by Pursuing an Incremental Investment

Faith, courage, a sense of purpose, and other positive emotions can lift those around you in your organization, giving people the motivation to take risks to achieve great things.

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Report: Federal Government Has ‘Near Monopoly’ on Worst Customer Experience

Report: Federal Government Has ‘Near Monopoly’ on Worst Customer Experience

Released on August 30, Forrester Research’s The US Federal Customer Experience Index, 2016, "scored 319 brands based on perceptions from 122,500 adult customers surveyed over the past year.”

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Obama Issues Plan to Give Feds 1.6 Percent Pay Raise in 2017

Obama Issues Plan to Give Feds 1.6 Percent Pay Raise in 2017

The President issued his pay raise proposal for Federal employees to Congress for the upcoming year on August 31.

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Time to Revisit Federal Life Insurance Choices - The OPM Director's Blog

Time to Revisit Federal Life Insurance Choices - The OPM Director's Blog

The OPM.gov blog, written by OPM Director of Healthcare and Insurance John O’Brien, discusses various life insurance coverage options for Federal employees.

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In Case You Missed It: SEA President TV Interview – Government Matters, Radio Interview, Fed News Radio

In Case You Missed It: SEA President TV Interview – Government Matters, Radio Interview, Fed News Radio

SEA Interim President Jason Briefel was interviewed on Federal News Radio's "Your Turn with Mike Causey" and was accompanied by DEAN's List Distinguished Executive Jan Lane on WJLA's "Government Matters" with Francis Rose.

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SEA Seeking Members to Tap Regularly for Background, Quotes with Media

SEA Seeking Members to Tap Regularly for Background, Quotes with Media

SEA frequently works with the media on stories related to government policy, SES issues or issues affecting the Federal workforce, and insights from current and former executives are invaluable to the press.

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Motley Fool Founder Speaks in Podcast About week Touring Various Military Branches

Motley Fool Founder Speaks in Podcast About week Touring Various Military Branches

Motley Fool Co-Founder and famed investor, David Gardner, recently spent a week touring the various branches of our military.

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SEA Releases Transition Handbook Version 2.0 for Career Executives

SEA Releases Transition Handbook Version 2.0 for Career Executives

SEA has released Version 2.0 of its Handbook on Presidential Transition for Career Federal Executives, including a new section entitled “Personnel Rules Applicable to the Senior Executive Service During Transition.”

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SEA SES Leadership Development Chapter to Hold Officers Election

SEA SES Leadership Development Chapter to Hold Officers Election

All leadership positions are open, including Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Secretary, and Outreach Coordinator.

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Building Successful Collaborations

Building Successful Collaborations

Science Magazine recently published a collection of articles on the importance of collaboration.

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OPM Announces Issuance of Standard SL/ST Performance Appraisal System

OPM Announces Issuance of Standard SL/ST Performance Appraisal System

In an August 9 memo, Acting OPM Director Beth Cobert announced the design and issuance of the system and program (referred to as the Basic SL/ST System/Program) which is available now for voluntary agency adoption.

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SEA Board of Directors Election Ballots to Hit Your Inbox Next Week

SEA Board of Directors Election Ballots to Hit Your Inbox Next Week

This Saturday morning, September 10, SEA members in good standing will receive an email with instructions on how to vote for up to five candidates in the 2016 SEA Board of Directors election.

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Recruit a New Member in September and Get a $25 Gas Card as a Thank You

Recruit a New Member in September and Get a $25 Gas Card as a Thank You

The offer is good while supplies last or through end of September, whichever comes first.

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September's Silly Season

September's Silly Season

SEA Legislative Director Jason Briefel provides an update on SEA's activities on Capitol Hill.

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Interested in Going From SES to PAS? Now is the Time!

Interested in Going From SES to PAS? Now is the Time!

SEA Director of Agency & Member Liaison Steve Lenkart discusses the advantages held by current and former SES employees when taking on a presidential appointment.

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Meet a Member

Meet a Member

Get to know your fellow SEA members and board members in these featured profiles.

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Keeping Up With Your Colleagues

Keeping Up With Your Colleagues

Get the scoop on your fellow federal executives on everything from career updates to who's been spotted where.

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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

A listing of upcoming SEA Webinar Events in September.

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New Members & More

New Members & More

New Members, Lifetime Members, and Sponsors.

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