DCMA 14 Point – Is perfection possible?

Spoiler Yes and no! (Don’t you just hate it when people won’t give a straight answer?) What is the DCMA 14 Point assessment? DCMA 14-point Schedule Assessment is a guideline, developed by the US Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), aptly containing 14 metrics to make a qualitative and quantitative evaluation…

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Do you have a post COVID recovery plan for your business?

COVID-19 was a shock to us all. It arrived, seemingly out of nowhere, brought businesses throughout the world to a sudden stop and sent most of us home to watch Netflix or Zoom. After several months of lockdown, there may be a glimmer of light ahead, the end of the…

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Bid estimates vital part of planning process – The Newnan Times-Herald

The other side of project planning, estimates. An interesting news article from across the pond.   Bid estimates vital part of planning process – The Newnan Times-Herald: Board member Linda Menk noted the architect’s estimate for the project was $1 million. Burwell will provide “a tremendous service to the families…

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Current Collaboration Tools Failing U.S. Project Teams According to Planview Study | Business Wire

Current Collaboration Tools Failing U.S. Project Teams According to Planview Study | Business Wire: Traditional and Newer Disparate Tools Lead to Collaboration Hurdles: Collaborators use an average of four tools to manage projects. The top ones cited are email (73%), spreadsheets (62%), phone calls (53%), and web conferencing (49%). Although…

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