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The way government selects and analyzes procurement metrics is often not aligned with measuring value or desired outcomes. We see it again and again in Government Accountability Office reports, or in comments from industry, but telling someone what’s wrong only …
Late last month, the Federal Acquisition Regulation Council proposed an unusual rule, one that specifically stated that agencies are encouraged to engage in “responsible and constructive exchanges with industry, so long as those exchanges are consistent with …
More Industry Input Needed for Category Management to Succeed Jaime Gracia, president of Seville Government Consulting, writes about his concerns around the current push for category management in the federal government. Gracia notes that many of the …
More Industry Input Needed for Category Management to Succeed Jaime Gracia, president of Seville Government Consulting, writes about his concerns around the current push for category management in the federal government. Gracia notes that many of the …
Last month, the UK’s National Audit Office published what we think is one of its most important pieces of work ever – “Commercial and contract management: insights and emerging best practice”. We’re biased obviously being in the business …
Yesterday, we started our review of the key points from the procurement roundtable at the recent Greenwich Symposium on Responsible Public Procurement. Today, we will look at the comments made by the panel as they looked into plans for …
Last week, the third Greenwich Symposium on Responsible Public Procurement featured a roundtable discussion with several alumni of the public procurement world; it was a good session, and the panel even got a few laughs from the audience! It was …
Confusion over Trump’s Lease of the Old Post Office Building Four House Democrats said today that the General Services Administration (GSA) has determined that President-Elect Donald Trump’s lease of the Old Post Office Building for his Trump …
I had the great fortune to speak with several leaders in government and industry about a novel approach to improving communication: the reverse industry day. At a time when seemingly everyone agrees that collaboration between government and industry leaves a …
Confusion over Trump’s Lease of the Old Post Office Building Four House Democrats said today that the General Services Administration (GSA) has determined that President-Elect Donald Trump’s lease of the Old Post Office Building for his Trump …