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Teleworking
has never been more important.
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Online Training

Through web-based training, OPM covers the essentials of telework to ensure that all Federal employees have access to the training they need to be motivated and effective teleworkers. Telework 101 for Employees and Telework 101 for Managers are available on OPM’s Manager’s Corner, a site that contains a wide array of tools, training courses, and resources to assist in enhancing HR related technical and leadership competencies for all Federal leaders — supervisors, managers and executives.

Find Agency Coordinators

Whether you want to telework, are currently teleworking, or are managing teleworkers—if you have questions about telework, your best resource is your agency Telework Coordinators and Telework Managing Officer.

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Telework Report to Congress

The report shows that a growing number of agencies use telework as a strategic tool and are poised to achieve significant cost savings while meeting goals, achieving mission, and serving the American people.

If I am a new Federal employee, can I start teleworking immediately?

News & Announcements

Feb 02

2014 Status of Telework in the Federal Government Report Released

OPM is pleased to present the 2014 Status of Telework in the Federal Government report, the third status report we have published since the signing of the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010. This report provides an overview of Federal telework programs and shows the continued progress of telework in the Federal Government.

Dec 18

Behind the Scenes: Changing the Operating Status Blog and Video

While we know that the weather doesn’t always pan out as forecast, at OPM we try to make the best decision both to ensure your safety and that the work of the Federal government continues. Read OPM Acting Director Beth Cobert's Behind the Scenes blog to learn more about how operating status decisions are made.

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Attracting and retaining employees who are more productive and engaged through flexible workplace policies is not just good for business or for our economy – it’s good for our families and our future.”
President Barack Obama