The Importance of User Stories

The Importance of User Stories

Disrupting Acquisition Blog The Importance of User Stories   A few months ago, I got a call from my doctor’s office, the kind of call that knocks your feet out from under you—not totally unlike when things go amiss with a big procurement. The best-case solution,...
JTRS: A Cautionary Tale For Today

JTRS: A Cautionary Tale For Today

Disrupting Acquisition Blog JTRS: A Cautionary Tale For Today A version of this post originally appeared in National Defense Magazine in 2012. It has been edited and updated. In a January 2012 article titled Failure To Communicate, published on the Center For Public...
Why We’re Confused about Agile vs Rapid

Why We’re Confused about Agile vs Rapid

Disrupting Acquisition Blog Why We’re Confused about Agile vs Rapid To know where we’re going, it helps to know how you got to where you are. We often look back at some years-old or decades-old or even centuries-old point of view and make frownie faces because...