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  • What Happens If I Lose My Security Clearance?
    What Happens If I Lose My Security Clearance?

    Security clearance is an essential part of maintaining and getting promoted in federal government positions; therefore, losing your security clearance is a big deal. What can you do if you lose your ...

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  • Favoritism and Cronyism in the Workplace
    Favoritism and Cronyism in the Workplace

    Federal Employment and Playing Favorites Favoritism and cronyism are two unfortunate aspects of federal employment that cannot be denied. The saying “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” appears ...

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  • Defending Federal Employees from Disciplinary Action
    Defending Federal Employees from Disciplinary Action

    Disciplinary action is meant to keep workplaces safe; unfortunately, some employers use disciplinary actions to get rid of people they label as “problematic.” Due to the discrepancy in power between ...

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  • Federal Employees & Your Right to Privacy
    Federal Employees & Your Right to Privacy

    Was Your Privacy Violated While at Work? As a federal or state employee, your privacy is just as important as with any other career and is protected by the Constitution just as with common workplace ...

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  • What Should I Avoid Talking About at My Federal Workplace?
    What Should I Avoid Talking About at My Federal Workplace?

    Topics of Discussion and Their Legalities Common topics of concern are religion, sexual orientation, wages, or political stance. Each one is unique is its limitations and protection regarding ...

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  • “Me Too” Complaints and the Federal Employment System
    “Me Too” Complaints and the Federal Employment System

    Federal Employment Managers Should Follow Strict Guidelines In the wake of the “Me Too” movement’s initial explosion, employees can only hope that management and employers stop discrimination and ...

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