TheLectern

  • VA and reverse auctions: what's up?

    Steve Kelman urges VA to reverse its ban on reverse auctions. Read More

    Comments: 16
  • Free expression in China: Opportunities and limits

    An English-language Chinese newspaper is surprisingly candid, Steve Kelman learns. Read More

    Comments: 3
  • Should contractors keep the right to respond to past-performance reviews?

    Steve Kelman considers a proposal to disallow contractor responses to past-performance reviews. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • PowerPoint and a new generation of visual learners

    Steve Kelman learns a few things about the power of images. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • What Nixon and Kennedy could teach today's presidential contenders

    Steve Kelman looks back 52 years for insights today. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • "Lin-sanity" reveals Chinese culture

  • A BRAC-like commission for DOD cost savings -- and how it could be better

    Steve Kelman supports an idea to propose changes to military retirement programs, but argues that it could be more effective with less limitation. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • Getting employees involved in cost cutting

    Steve Kelman suggests that providing incentives would inspire frugality and innovation. Read More

    Comments: 11
  • The new generation and the media -- curiouser and curiouser

    Blogger Steve Kelman finds that more and more people are no longer reading newspapers, or even news. Read More

    Comments: 3
  • FUD surrounds cloud computing procurement process

    Steve Kelman has some reassurances on acquisition practices. Read More

    Comments: 5