November 1, 2019
Last Wednesday, AINS hosted its 14th annual FOIAXpress and eCase User Conference and Technology Summit. The conference went off without a hitch, with over 300 attendees from agencies including DO...
October 31, 2019
October 1, 2019
Last week, members of AINS’ eCase Investigations and Audit team attended the Association of Inspectors General (AIG) 2019 Training Conference to connect with IG professionals and learn about chan...
September 6, 2019
Is your agency confident in its ability to convert to electronic records by 2022? In 2019, the President released a Memorandum (M-19-21) to “end the National Archives and Records Administration’s...
August 9, 2019
Last week, Government Executive published the article “How to Improve the Performance Appraisal Process.” In the article, HR Expert Stewart Liff explains how changing the process of the performan...
July 3, 2019
In recent years, the White House has ramped up legislation targeting streamlined personnel management in federal government agencies. In our last article, we examined how Executive Order 13839 pr...
June 11, 2019
Last spring, U.S. President Trump signed an Executive Order titled “Promoting Accountability and Streamlining Removal Procedures Consistent with Merit System Principles.” The order, EO 13839, sou...
May 22, 2019
Last week, Attorney General William Barr appointed a special prosecutor to investigate intelligence and surveillance used during the Russian probe. Barr’s appointed prosecutor will work independe...
May 7, 2019
If you work with contracts, chances are you’re familiar with bids and bid protests. When a company believes it has unfairly lost a contract award due to bias, misinformation or mistake, it can su...
April 23, 2019
The 29th Annual Government Procurement Conference went off last week in D.C. without a hitch. Representatives from diversity offices and small business offices in federal and local agencies in an...