New Acquisition Titles

New Acquisition Titles

Disrupting Acquisition Blog New Acquisition Titles In reading a recent CNAS article on AI, Paul Scharre referenced Will Roper as the former “Chief Acquisition Officer for the U.S. Air Force”. I immediately thought CAO has a much better ring to it than Air Force...
Federal Acquisition Regulation Through the Equity Lens

Federal Acquisition Regulation Through the Equity Lens

Disrupting Acquisition Blog Federal Acquisition Regulation Through the Equity Lens Inequity: A lack of fairness or justice. Can be revealed by disparate and/or disproportionate outcomes experienced by different groups.  —  MITRE Equity Assessment Framework  The...
Leaders Intend but Workforce Interprets

Leaders Intend but Workforce Interprets

Disrupting Acquisition Blog Leaders Intend but Workforce Interprets No matter how many policies and acquisition tools come down from senior leaders — regardless of how creative, streamlined, or innovative — I almost always feel there is something missing...
Middle Tier of Acquisition and Cheeseburger Salad

Middle Tier of Acquisition and Cheeseburger Salad

Disrupting Acquisition Blog Middle Tier of Acquisition and Cheeseburger Salad “What the heck is that?” My colleague and I are having lunch on the patio of his favorite burger place so that we can talk about the Adaptive Acquisition Framework and how it is better than...