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- Innovation is Primarily a People Issue — June 29, 2015
NCMA Executive Director Michael Fischetti tells In Depth with Francis Rose that government spends too much time thinking about process -- and not enough about people.
- Agencies Break Records Meeting Small Business Contracting Goals — June 26, 2015
Agency buyers met and exceeded their statutory goal of awarding 23 percent of contract dollars to small businesses in fiscal 2014, the Small Business Administration announced on Friday.
- OPM’s Watchdog to Look into Contract to Help Federal Workers After Big Hack — June 24, 2015
A federal watchdog testified Wednesday that his office would examine a $20 million contract to provide credit monitoring for federal employees affected by the agency’s massive cyberattack, citing concerns that the contract was awarded unusually quickly.
- Why Commercial Acquisition is Hard for Government — June 24, 2015
Read the latest Federal Times blog from NCMA Executive Director Michael Fischetti.
- Contractor Breach Gave Hackers a Way in to OPM Data — June 23, 2015
A breach of KeyPoint Government Solutions — a contractor used by federal agencies to conduct background checks — gave hackers the credentials needed to access sensitive employee data held by the Office of Personnel Management, the agency director confirmed Tuesday.
- House to Probe How VA’s Improper Spending Hurt Small Businesses — June 23, 2015
The Veterans Affairs procurement saga that has left members of Congress and veterans fuming may have cheated small, veteran-owned businesses of millions of dollars worth of federal government work.
- NCMA to Host Diverse Keynote Lineup, 100+ Education Sessions — June 26, 2015
- NCMA Adds a GSA Discussion to World Congress 2015 — April 9, 2015
- 2015-2016 NCMA Board of Directors Announced — March 30, 2015
2015-2016 NCMA Board of Directors Announced
- NCMA Recognizes the 2014 Top Professionals Under 40 in Contract Management — October 20, 2014
- NCMA Releases 2013 Annual Review of Government Contracting — June 12, 2014