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July 2021

  • GSA Recruitment Continues Diversity Focused Outreach for the Summer

    | GSA Blog Team
    The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Office of Human Resources Management’s National Recruitment Center (NRC) focuses on expanding our recruitment candidacy pool through targeted outreach in...
  • Embodied carbon: next steps for GSA

    | GSA Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings
    GSA’s Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings recently facilitated a two-day roundtable of policymakers and practitioners to identify specific, actionable steps GSA can take to reduce the e...
  • The Future is Now: Robotic Process Automation and the Federal Acquisition Service

    | Jeff Lau, Region 2 Regional Commissioner
    Think of a task you routinely do at work. Does that task require keyboard strokes, mouse clicks, reconciling data sets or pulling data from various sources? Do you have coworkers who do that as well?C...
  • Accessibility starts with us

    | GSA Blog Team
    The mission of government is to serve all its citizens—including those with disabilities. Under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, federal agencies must give those with disabilities (including emp...
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    After Storied Careers, Judges Retire from Civilian Board of Contract Appeals

    | GSA Blog Team
    Two long serving judges on the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals (CBCA) — Judge Jeri Somers and Judge Catherine Hyatt — retired this June after decades of public service and extensive service in the...
  • City Pair Program: 40+ Years of Travel Savings for the Federal Government

    | Tim Burke
    In 1980, GSA’s City Pair Program (CPP), the federal government program that negotiates firm-fixed pricing on airline seats, launched as a way of saving money on official federal government air travel....
  • CoE announcing Innovation Adoption Practice

    | CoE Innovation Adoption Practice Team
    Today, the Innovation Adoption Practice at GSA's Centers of Excellence (CoE) is up and running! We help partner agencies with everything from adopting enterprise-wide tools to standing up diverse agen...
  • GSA Future Focus: Web Scraping

    | GSA Blog Team
    This is the first in a monthly series of posts from GSA’s Emerging Technology Office. We’ll explore emerging technologies, possible policy stances for the US Government, and seek input from other agen...
  • GSA Turns 72

    | GSA Blog Team
    While July 1st always marks GSA’s birthday celebrations, this year is extra special because today we welcome our new administrator: Robin Carnahan. Welcome to the GSA family, Robin!Another passing yea...