GovNews reports that the latest book from Deloitte University Press contains a helpful chapter on “hacking procurement” – the trends that public servants are adopting in an effort pioneer a more agile approach to acquiring digital services.
Engaging sellers with a “show, don’t tell” approach and working with small batches of requirements are among the ideas discussed.
Procurement innovators are ditching big, lengthy delivery programs in favour of small batches of requirements that are pushed through to production more quickly. The rationale is that a continuous delivery pipeline of smaller outputs not only minimises risk, but the less complicated the project is, the more likely it is to succeed.
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