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  • A pivot to post-award

    What contracting officer representatives really think is needed to fix contract management. Read More

  • Management 101: It really does work

    Steve Kelman spotlights new research that shows several "best practices" do indeed measurably improve organizational performance. Read More

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  • What getting to agile looks like from the trenches

    Steve Kelman talks to a longtime contracting officer about the realities of making agile work for an agency. Read More

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  • How to approach post-award management of agile contracts

    Steve Kelman talks with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services CIO Mark Schwartz about the practical matters of past performance evaluations and continued discourse. Read More

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  • Bad performance metrics revisited

    Steve Kelman explores what it takes to make sure managers are measuring the right things. Read More

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  • Contracting for agile

    Steve Kelman digs into just what's required by the FAR, and finds it's remarkably agile-friendly. Read More

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  • Crowdsourcing: the democratization of organizational production

    Steve Kelman argues there's more than just cost-benefit analysis behind the growing use of ground-up knowledge sharing. Read More

  • New technologies for knowledge sharing

    Steve Kelman looks at the potential -- and limitations -- of the "social intranet." Read More

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  • Tech startups with Chinese characteristics

    Steve Kelman travels to China, and finds a different twist on incubators and innovation. Read More

  • 'The best leaders allow themselves to be persuaded'

    Steve Kelman notes that a critical leadership trait is far harder than it sounds. Read More

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