All agencies that require paper drafts for review by another person could electonically send their draft to the reviewer for edits and release. Thus elminating less paper, less time spent reviewing, and less ink ,and less energy.
Department of Labor
reduce the number of auto fleet at 25 t0 50% of gov. agencies.Start replacing the others with the lowest fuel emission stadards.
The individual would make all the travel arangements and facilitate the reinbursement of employees.
The facilitator would select hotels and airfares based on rate and scale of facility.
Ex. OSHA training institute in in the Chicago area. per diem for hotel is approx $155 per night. the facilitator could select and appropriate hotel... more »
There are so many Federal employees that are ready to retire. However, they do not retire, because they simply do not know what to do after they retire. It is just fear of change. Therefore, there should be a transition period. A person should be allowed to work on a term part time basis or even volunteer to train the new employee. This would give the agency a chance to have the new employee trained as well.
Allow Government employees to have the comp time that they deserve. When we work over 8 hrs a day,we can either have comp time or overtime. Overtimes is paid at time and a half but comp time is straight time. More employees would work for comp time if it were disbursed at time and a half as is the OT, which would save lots of money from different agencies..
I'm a field representative for the Consumer Price Index, meaning I spend much of my time traveling from retail outlet to retail outlet recording prices of specific items, the same exact item each time I visit.
Now there's generally no problem identifying the product from visit to visit. Butter is generally still packed the same way and in exactly the same place in a store. Ditto for spuds... more »
We collect prices and describe each item in the CPI. Some require very lengthy descriptions, more than 20 lines long, which is often difficult & very time consuming. I think that if an item has a model #, we include it with 5 (or a few) of the most important aspects of the item. This is all we need to relocate the same item, or to substitute to a similar item.
a. Wage Hour Publications.
Almost every investigation, investigators conduct, they hand employers or mail employers applicable Wage Hour Publications that relate to specific Acts we enforce. About 80% of the employers now have or can have access to computers. Since we have posted all the needed publications online. The Division will save... more »