BUS 501 Week 8 Discussion 1, Announcing Contract Awards
From the e-Activity, propose three ways that you could utilize the FedBizOpps Website to search for request for proposals (RFP) to bid on, investigate potential competitors in your business field, or locate awarded contracts during the past year. Determine if there is any value to the information and resources on this Website in regard to announcing contract awards. Support your position.
Determine the general contract requirements that a government agency must meet for notifying the U.S. Congress of a contract award. Provide two examples of the following government agencies’ requirement to notify Congress in these instances: (1) military weapons contracts from the U.S. Army or Navy; and (2) U.S. Department of Homeland Security contracts. Assess the unique aspect of these contracts that warrant special attention from the U.S. Congress.
BUS 501 Week 8 Discussion 2, Notifying and Debriefing Unsuccessful Vendors
Determine the criteria for government contracts that preclude the notification of unsuccessful vendors (for example, in sealed bidding or the acquisition of commercial items). Create a brief scenario in which the criteria are…..
Examine the requirements for the information that should be ….to unsuccessful vendors during a debrief session. Provide two recommendations to improve on the quality of information that is being presented to unsuccessful vendors in a debrief session.