Government Hiring Challenges

Hint… some of it is about the compensation.

For a little over a decade I have spent time talking to government employees of all types. At first it was mostly administrative employees and contractors and their sales counterparts in the hospitality industry. Then it was as a contractor myself, serving a couple of different civilian agencies while living in the Metro DC area and having mentors within the leadership community. In that same period, I learned from a relative working for…