News & Career Advice

Instructors Teaching How to Beat a Security Polygraph Under Investigation

Lindy Kyzer / Aug 19, 2013

Two individuals are facing federal charges after being accused of offering tips on how to beat a security polygraph, used to screen applicants for federal employment.

Security Clearance Salaries Rose 7% Last Year

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 16, 2018

After several years of relatively flat salaries, government shutdowns and salary freezes, salaries for security-cleared workers are beginning to heat up.

6 Tips for the Improved Security Clearance Case Management System

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 11, 2018

If there were only one new system that could be implemented in the next five years to support the background investigations program, the first priority should be on the implementation of a modern, centralized case management system.

DISA Looks to Address Security Clearance Case Management Issues

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 10, 2018

Security clearance reform efforts have largely focused on Continuous Evaluation (CE) and the role automation can play in security clearance background investigations. One issue that has remained largely unaddressed is the issue of case management.

URS Federal Services Awarded Enhanced Army Global Logistic Enterprise Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 9, 2018

URS Federal Services Inc. was awarded a $21.1 million contract modification for the Enhanced Army Global Logistic Enterprise.