Acquisition Devotionals

Seeking inspiration from real-life stories of resilience and success in government?

Acquisition Devotionals, A Collection of Strategies and Stories for Effective Government Contracting, is a compelling collection of articles from seasoned acquisition expert, Lorna E. Tedder. Written between 2020 and 2024 and originally published on LinkedIn, these articles offer a unique blend of practical advice, innovative strategies, and personal reflections tailored for professionals in both the Federal Government and industry sectors.

Whether you’re a seasoned contracting officer or new to the field, Acquisition Devotionals provides invaluable insights to help you navigate the ever-evolving landscape of procurement. Through engaging analogies, real-life stories, and actionable takeaways, Tedder delves into the complexities of risk management, process optimization, and the adoption of cutting-edge technologies like AI.

This curated collection is not just a guide—it’s a source of inspiration. You’ll find yourself motivated by stories of resilience, encouraged by practical solutions, and equipped with the knowledge to drive efficiency and innovation in your acquisition processes.

Warning:  candid talk about the bureaucracy!