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New OFPP administrator has sights set on workforce, 'buying smarter'

Joe Jordan has led the Office of Federal Procurement Policy for a little more than two weeks. But he's wasting no time setting priorities. Jordan spoke to In Depth with Francis Rose as part of Federal News Radio's week-long special report, Inside the World's Biggest Buyer.

Tags: acquisition , acquisition policy , acquisition workforce , Inside the Worlds Biggest Buyer , Joe Jordan , OFPP , SBA , Francis Rose , Jack Moore

Wednesday - 06/13/2012, 09:24pm EDT
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Analysis: Partisan climate stymies long-term acquisition improvements

Two former administrators of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Al Burman and Steve Kelman, discuss how acquisition reforms and improvements often fall prey to partisanship. One of OFPP's goals is not only to create acquisition policy, but systems that last beyond one administration. "You want to try to have continuity, as much as you can and keep better management of the procurement system out of partisan politics as much as you can," Kelman said. "If it's just an initiative if it's forgotten in six months it's never going to accomplish anything."

Tags: Al Burman , Steve Kelman , acquisition , acquisition policy , acquisition workforce , Francis Rose , OFPP , Jack Moore

Monday - 06/11/2012, 10:19pm EDT
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In Depth interviews - October 9

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: Francis Rose , Hord Tipton , Tom Shoop

Tuesday - 10/09/2012, 08:51pm EDT

Analysis: Defense acquisition should consider Congress, lobbyists as stakeholders

The Defense Acquisition University Alumni Association hosted a special forum last week on the role of the congressional staff and lobbyists in the defense acquisition process. Bill Bahnmaier, the president of the association, told In Depth with Francis Rose the way the roles interrelate is often obscured because there's rarely a "direct link" between them.

Tags: DoD , acquisition , DAU , Bill Bahnmaier , Francis Rose , Jack Moore , DAU Alumni Association

Monday - 10/08/2012, 07:07pm EDT
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In Depth interviews - October 8

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: Francis Rose , Bill Cull , Lily Whiteman

Monday - 10/08/2012, 02:31pm EDT

In Depth interviews - October 5

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: Francis Rose , Bill Bahnmaier , Jason Bloomberg

Friday - 10/05/2012, 02:36pm EDT

Federal News Countdown: Big data, sequestration solutions and cloud savings

John Salamone, managing consultant at Federal Management Partners, and Dan Mintz, former chief information officer of the Transportation Department, count down the top federal news story of the week.

Tags: Francis Rose , Federal News Countdown , John Salamone , Dan Mintz

Friday - 10/05/2012, 04:52pm EDT
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Industry seeks tweaks to DoD Better Buying Power

Frank Kendall, the undersecretary of Defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, is promising a Better Buying Power 2.0, an revision to earlier reforms. That's good news to many in the defense industry, who hope the changes provide more nuanced guidance as opposed to strict blanket policies to agency contracting officers. Stan Soloway, president and CEO of the Professional Services Council, In Depth with Francis Rosethe time is ripe for an update.

Tags: acquisition , acquisition policy , industry , PSC , Francis Rose , Stan Soloway , Jack Moore

Friday - 10/05/2012, 04:03pm EDT

In Depth interviews - October 4

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: Justin Swartzlander , Sue Trombley , Kathy Martinez , Francis Rose

Thursday - 10/04/2012, 05:44pm EDT

Iron Mountain's Sue Trombley on updating federal records management

The Obama administration has laid out an ambitious roadmap for agencies to phase out the use of paper records by 2020 in favor of managing nearly all records electronically. Sue Trombley, the director of consulting for Iron Mountain, joins Industry Chatter to discuss the ways the private sector can help agencies build on the government's guidance.

Tags: industry , Industry Chatter , records management , Sue Trombley , Iron Mountain , Francis Rose ,

Thursday - 10/04/2012, 04:51pm EDT
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