Essentials for Government Contract Negotiators (Hardcover)

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Learn to negotiate by applying business-savvy negotiation strategies and tactics, anticipating and countering the other side’s strategies and tactics, and concluding and documenting the negotiation successfully. Essentials for Government Contract Negotiators focuses on the distinctive aspects of government negotiations, helping you hold your own in an actual, sit-down negotiation session with a skilled counterpart. With this book you will learn to: • Select and apply negotiation skills in a government-unique environment to achieve a true-best value result • Develop a negotiation plan, including your BATNA • Recognize less-than-ethical tactics and be prepared to counter them • Properly conclude and document the negotiation • Use acquisition histories to gather appropriate data • Manage challenges Facilitate better negotiation outcomes

About the Author

LeGette (“LeGs”) McIntyre is president of McIntyre, Inc., which specializes in federal acquisition support and training, and is known as one of the premiere acquisition instructors throughout the government. He has 20 years experience as an Air Force leader and 25 years experience in the federal acquisition process. He has worked extensively in contract negotiations, as well as in applying acquisition principles, business process analysis, strategic planning, corporate staffing and organizational analysis, and market research techniques to the competitive sourcing process. He has a BS in Business Administration from The Citadel and an MBA from the University of Missouri.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781567261752
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Publication Date: July 1st, 2006
Pages: 368
Language: English