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NCMA's Contract Management News
August 21, 2013
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NCMA Educational Opportunities, Tools, and Resources


August 29: Prime/Sub Relations: New Developments and Continuing Issues
Check out a video preview of this webinar!

September 10: Understanding Bid Protests: The Pros and Cons
The presenter for this webinar, Dan Gordon, has served as the admnistrator for Federal Procurement Policy, a position to which he was nominated by President Obama, and spent 17 years at the Government Accountability Office (GAO)!

September 19: Compliance & Ethics Programs as Sword and Shield: Prevention & Protection in the Whistleblower Era

National Education Seminars (NES)

National Education Seminars are one-day events that can help you enhance your career development and your organization's performance. An NES is a quick and easy way to earn 7 continuing professional education (CPE) hours.

NEW! Developing Winning Proposals—Proposal Preparation Tips and Techniques

The COR Member of the Acquisition Team: The Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) Guide to Performance and Quality

100 Worst Mistakes in Government Contracting


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Awards and Recognition
The James E. Cravens award is designed to recognize NCMA chapters and individual members for outstanding membership accomplishments during the past NCMA program year. Submit your nominations no later than September 20.

NCMA Awards are a great way to recognize your staff or colleagues. Learn more>>

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