Adding costs without enhancing value

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 10:08pm EDT

Bill Gormley, chairman, Coalition for Government Procurement

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October 22, 2013 -- This week on "Off the Shelf", Bill Gormley, president of the Gormley Group and chairman of the Coalition for Goverment Procurement, discusses government procurement practices that add costs without enhancing value.

Gormley provides his insights regarding the operational costs associated with contract duplication, non-commercial data requests, government unique requirements and the rolling back of commercial item acquisition.

He also discusses the importance of well-defined requirements in achieving best value and operational savings.