Tom Fox

The Federal Coach


Only about half of federal workers say their talents are being used well in the workplace.

  • Aug 21, 2015

“One key thing that continued to come up is this notion of a higher purpose.“

  • Aug 6, 2015

Several readers said the problems begin with the selection of senior executives.

  • Jul 31, 2015

Chip Jaenichen talks about bringing his military leadership style to the civilian sector and what he learned from Attila the Hun.

  • Jul 24, 2015

Federal senior executives, you’ve got a problem.

  • Jul 15, 2015

Debora Plunkett, the agency’s senior adviser on equality, talks about the NSA’s challenges and efforts.

  • Jul 8, 2015

A number of helpful, while still engaging, volumes have been published recently that are worth picking up.

  • Jul 1, 2015

Arizona State is launching a program to help build a stronger public-service pipeline.

  • Jun 23, 2015

Here’s a snapshot of how several agency heads and top federal officials describe their own leadership styles.

  • Jun 18, 2015

For supervisors ready to get serious about employees with chronic performance issues, here are some steps you can take.

  • Apr 19, 2013
Load More