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OFPP readying round 2 of Mythbusters

Acting administrator Lesley Field said this version will focus on trying to dispel myths commonly held by industry. Agencies also posted their vendor communications plans on FedBizOpps.gov as part of the initial Mythbusters campaign.

Tags: contracting , industry , OFPP , Mythbusters , Acquisition Excellence Conference , Darren Ash , NRC , Jacob Hansen , IRS , Jason Miller

Friday - 03/30/2012, 05:14am EDT
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OMB crowdsourcing improvements to Section 508

The administration released a set of high-level concepts from listening sessions conducted in 2011 and is asking for input from the agencies, contractors and the public. Interested parties can comment on 14 suggestions to improve how people with disabilities access government information.

Tags: workforce , Kareem Dale , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , OFPP , Section 508 , technology , Gov 2.0 , Jason Miller

Monday - 03/19/2012, 06:17pm EDT

OFPP again calls on Congress to cap vendor salary reimbursements

The White House wants to reduce the amount of money agencies pay contractors for executive salaries to $200,000 from $694,000.

Tags: contracting , industry , OMB , OFPP , Contractor salary reimbursement , Congress , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 11:30am EST

Data doesn't tell whole story

How to add impact and power to the numbers.

Tags: stimulus , OMB , Recovery.gov , Danny Werfel

Wednesday - 04/22/2009, 09:55am EDT

OFPP asks for consolidated report on procurement data

A new memo from OFPP details changes to how agencies should submit information on contracting. A working group suggests three changes to what departments did previously. Agencies must submit their data by Jan. 5.

Tags: contracting , William Woods , OFPP , GSA , GAO , Federal Procurement Data System , Integrated Acquisition Environment

Thursday - 10/08/2009, 05:25pm EDT

OFPP calls on agencies to use EVM more often on non-IT projects

New memo from OMB is third in two weeks trying to change the acquisition environment. OFPP eventually wants agencies to submit data about non-IT projects in an Exhibit 53 style format. Agencies have six weeks to submit information on their top 10 construction projects.

Tags: management , Jeffrey Zients , OMB , OFPP , performance management , Earned Value Management , Chief Acquisition Officer's Council

Monday - 11/02/2009, 04:46pm EST

OMB asks agencies to develop plans to grow acquisition workforce

OFPP issues two contracting memos today. One gives agencies help to evaluate how competitive their contracting process is. The second one asks agencies to develop a workforce plan to increase the number of acquisition workers by 5 percent by 2014.

Tags: contracting , management , Jeffrey Zients , OMB , OFPP , acquisition workforce , Contracting guidance

Tuesday - 10/27/2009, 05:25pm EDT
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OMB asks agencies to develop plans to grow acquisition workforce

OFPP issues two contracting memos today. One gives agencies help to evaluate how competitive their contracting process is. The second one asks agencies to develop a workforce plan to increase the number of acquisition workers by 5 percent by 2014.

Tags: contracting , management , Jeffrey Zients , OMB , OFPP , acquisition workforce , Contracting guidance

Tuesday - 10/27/2009, 05:07pm EDT
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Vendors must report 'credible' violations of contract law

OFPP to issue memo to make sure agencies understand new ethics rules

Tags: contracting , OFPP , Federal Acquisition Regulations Council , Stan Soloway , Professional Services Council , JM

Friday - 11/14/2008, 07:24am EST
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