InHR Quarterly Newsletter - March 2019

View as a webpage

Feb 2019 newsletter header. Photo by USFWS Midwest Region.

March 2019  |  Issue 5

Leadership Note

This month's issue of InHR Quarterly marks the one year anniversary of the publication. We're proud to have this platform to share about the amazing work our employees and offices are doing across Interior. As we continue to transform our workforce's culture and share more employee engagement data with you, stay tuned and visit the Human Capital Crossroads page soon to learn even more.  Happy reading!

Ray Limon head shot
Raymond Limon
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Human Capital and Diversity
Chief Human Capital Officer


2018 Combined Federal Campaign

The 2018 Combined Federal Campaign ran September 10, 2018 to February 22, 2019. At the conclusion of the CFC, DOI employees pledged an impressive $333,865 toward our goal of $400,000! Thanks for choosing to Show Some Love!

Since 1951, Federal employees have contributed to charities through the CFC. Read how charities have recently helped Federal employees in need.

CFC 2018 Total Pledges

Featured Stories

DOI Talent Logo

Coming Soon: DOI Talent's Performance Management Module

In late fall 2017, DOI embarked on an opportunity to update and upgrade what was DOI Learn to DOI Talent.  After over a year’s work, we launched the DOI Talent Learning Management module. We have now moved into the second phase of the project and are working to stand up the Performance Management module in DOI Talent. Read more.

Making Virtual Teams Work

As an organization with 70,000 employees in 2,400 operating locations, many of Interior’s components rely on virtual teams to accomplish the Department’s mission. Best practices for virtual, geographically-dispersed teams can be broken down into three categories: communication, leadership behaviors, and work environment. Read more.

Graphic of virtual team
Award winner banner


Awards Season

In the spirit of awards season, we want to congratulate a few DOI employees who were recently recognized for their outstanding work this past quarter. Read more.

New Recruitment Video!

The Department is excited to share our new recruitment video with employees and the public! Follow our People of Interior YouTube playlist, visit, or Share Your Story!

DOI recruitment video screen shot

Training Opportunities

Subscribe to our weekly HR #TrainingTuesday emails to hear about the latest learning opportunities across government. Events are also updated on our calendar on the Crossroads website.