Leverage your own experience by mentoring someone who can benefit from it. Think of the men and women who have helped you along your journey, and then look around you and find someone who could use that same level of support. Maybe it’s a business colleague, or someone who’s a little bit behind you. Whoever it is, find them and show them what you know. Help them avoid the same mistakes you made. It’s the best way to learn.
Is the federal government moving away from lowest price, technically acceptable procurement? Contractors that are in the people business can only hope so.