News & Career Advice

OPM Launching New Cyber Careers Site to Attract Cyber Talent

Chandler Harris / Nov 28, 2016

The Office of Personnel Management is launching a new cyber careers site as it looks to attract and retain thousands of new cybersecurity professionals.

Congress Seeks Guaranteed Overtime Pay for Secret Service

Chandler Harris / Nov 27, 2016

Caps on Secret Service salaries mean some agents are working hours of overtime without receiving the extra pay. Some in Congress want to change that.

Government Agencies Grilled Over Cybersecurity Progress

Chandler Harris / Nov 22, 2016

Government agencies are facing criticism about their cybersecurity programs, which even the heads of the IT departments call ‘reliable but out of date.’

NISPOM Insider Threat Training Deadline Looms

Chandler Harris / Nov 21, 2016

The deadline for updating and establishing an insider threat training program is fast approaching. Here’s what you need to know about the insider threat.

Can Politicians Expedite the Security Clearance Process?

Chandler Harris / Sep 16, 2016

Security clearance background investigators are calling ‘foul’ on requests to expedite certain background investigations over others.