2021 EIP Awards to Include Coalition’s Highest Honor

Last month, the Coalition announced that nominations for the Excellence in Partnership (EIP) Awards for 2021 are now open. The purpose of the EIP Awards is to recognize individuals and organizations from the acquisition community who have made significant...

Twenty-two Topics for 2022!

Happy New Year!  We begin the new year with twenty-two topics that will shape much of the federal acquisition landscape in 2022.  This list is not by any means exhaustive, but it does represent important personnel, policy, and program items/opportunities that...

A Time for Hope

It is a happy coincidence that so many holiday traditions occur within weeks of each other in the November-December timeframe.  Hannukah, Advent, Los Posadas, Saint Nicholas Day, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day, the list goes on, and each one comes with its own customs that...

The Tyranny of Low Price and Other Challenges

As the Biden Administration implements the President’s Management Agenda (PMA), the Federal acquisition system will play a critical role in supporting the Federal workforce, delivering excellent Federal services and improved customer experience, and managing the...

Build Procurement Back Better

Just last month, the Biden Administration released its vision for the President’s Management Agenda (PMA). The PMA focuses on three priorities: (1) strengthening and empowering the Federal workforce; (2) delivering excellent Federal services and improved customer...