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Department of Homeland Security

Hotel Desks and Sixty Percent Telework

I suggest that federal agencies mandate that all administrative staff people who do not need to maintain large physical files and who do not need to be physically on the premises of their workplaces (such as members of the Chief Information Officer's, Chief Financial Office's, and Acquisition work forces) be placed on alternating 3/2 schedules (i.e., one week they telework 3 days and are in the office for 2 days, and... more »

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Optional Standing Desks in Cubicles (Save on Health Care Costs)

Lower health care benefits costs by shifting focus from treatment alone to include prevention by promoting overall health. I believe this was the motivation for "The President's Challenge" program that encouraged participants to engage in more physical activities. It may not be easy to find the time for this, yet half of a typical worker's waking hours are spent sitting at their cube working in front of the computer.... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

REUSE OF OFFICE EQUIPMENT CROSS AGENCY

The DOD recycles their equipment such as desks, chair etc through DRMO. Why not make this available for all agencies to take advantage of? That way when new office equipmet is needed due to damage, a DHS facility could reuse that DOD equipment, or DHS could turn in old equipment for DOD use. This would prevent needless expenses between many different agencies and could save countless dollars. In the Marine Corps we... more »

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