Accession Number:

AD1016283

Title:

Why Is This Acquisition Strategy Stuff So Important

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article

Corporate Author:

Defense Acquisition University -Mid-Atlantic California United States

Report Date:

2012-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Development and implementation of the program acquisition strategy is clearly one of the most important tasks for a DoD program manager PM and the program office integrated product team IPT. The recent Defense AT and L article, The Acquisition Strategy MayJune 2012 shared insights on teamwork, critical thinking, and pitfalls to avoid in developing the strategy. In this article, we will address some best practices, look at the state of affairs concerning acquisition strategies, and offer thoughts on initiatives that either could help or are helping PMs produce better results.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE