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Aug 2022 DOD Source Selection Procedures Overview - Part 1

Scott and Jim interview Sal Cianci, DAU Professor of Contract Management, in Part 1, of a five part series, on the Aug 2022 DOD Source Selection Procedures. In this part Sal provides an overview of…

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WSC 005 - Source Selection Workshop

Scott and Jim interview Jason Ackiss, the Learning Asset Manager for WSC 005-Source Selection Workshop. Jason talks about what students will learn, who is the best audience, whether it is taught…

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Astonishing, Agile, Success! - Reflections on Maneuver Combat Systems Best Practices

Series Description: A series of six interviews of senior acquisition leaders. Each leader will reflect upon acquisition best practices. Partnering and collaborating with the Defense Acquisition…

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NAVSUP WSS Secrets to Success International Programs 11.09.22

Description: NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support International Programs provides support to more than 80 countries around the world. The team delivers program and logistics support capabilities to our…

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Leading Acquisition Series Navigating the post pandemic workplace 11.2.22

DESCRIPTION: In 2021, 68.9 million workers either quit, were laid off, or were discharged. 47.4 million of these workers voluntarily quit. In a nationwide employee survey, 87% say they are more…

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Just Back From Ukraine: Innovation on the Front Lines

During a recent trip to Ukraine, Brad Halsey was blown away by the speed at which technology is evolving on the front lines and said it was unlike anything he had witnessed in Iraq or Afghanistan.…

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WSC 032 - Source Selection Simulation (SSS) Workshop

Scott and Jim interview John Wahl, the Learning Asset Regional Representative for WSC 032-Source Selection Simulation (SSS) Workshop, or better known as Triple S. John talks about the success the…

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Competing to Win - Reimagining Defense Planning and Budgeting 11.1.22

Description:Do you want to know more about possible changes to the Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution System (PPBES)? Do you want to learn some tips to help you operate within the…

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On Acquisition_ Featuring Chris Yeh 11.01.2022

Jim Woolsey, DAU's president, will sit down with Chris Yeh, co-author of Blitzscaling, for the next installment of "On Acquisition." Woolsey and Yeh will discuss the ideas behind…

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Mentoring Moments Win with your Pen 10.26.22

Description: Ms. Lisa P. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Product Support, will chair a panel that includes award package and resume writing experts. Panel members will provide tips…

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The Contingency Contracting Officer (CCO) Experience Office Hours

Virtual office hours are held every Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. Central Time for one hour. The Contingency Contracting Officer (CCO) Experience office hours connect people, ideas, resources, and…

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CON 0072 - Source Selection Course

In this segment, Jim and Scott meet with Sal Cianci, DAU's Learning Asset Manager for CON 0072 - Source Selection. This on-line course is recommended in the updated Aug 2022 DoD Source…

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Government Property Matters (Office Hours) 10.6.22

​Description: Planning for the acquisition of Government property is not just a critical component of a successful contract, it is also a requirement. Join us as we discuss pre-award planning…

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CCON 021 - Contracting for Research and Development Credential

In this segment, Jim and Scott talk with Mark Jenkins, DAU's Learning Director and Learning Asset Manager for CCON 021 - Contracting for Research and Development Credential. Mark lets us know…

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Leading Acquisition Series Optimizing Team Performance 10.5.22

Description: Work teams are the backbone of the DoD acquisition system; however, a team needs to be more than just a collection of people following orders, these teams need to work together to…

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LinkedIn Learning & Skillsoft Percipio Learning Assets

Scott and Jim have the pleasure of talking with Dr. Jonathan Barkand, DAU's Learning Systems Project Manager, responsible for the addition of over 50,000 LinkedIn and Skillsoft Percipio learning…

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