The percentage of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees who say they are satisfied or very satisfied with their jobs. The percentage of satisfied TSA staffers rose 24 percent from 2004, when the first survey was conducted. A further 69 percent of the respondents said they planned to stay within the five-year-old agency for the next 12 months.
Source: The Transportation Security Administration 2006 Organizational Satisfaction Survey
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has issued instructions to federal contractors on criminal background screening of employees. The OFCCP’s directive urges contractors to consider federal antidiscrimination laws before refusing to hire applicants based on the results of criminal background checks.
Without a broad base of trust, society and all of our institutions would fail to function. This is the focus of Bruce Schneier’s newest book, Liars & Outliers: Enabling the Trust That Society Needs to Thrive.