Category: Business Development

Drowning in Emails? How Proposal Managers Can Handle Email Overload

As a busy proposal manager, your inbox can often resemble a never-ending avalanche. The sheer volume of daily emails can be daunting, but fear not! You can regain control and… Continue reading Drowning in Emails? How Proposal Managers Can Handle Email Overload

10 Essential and Emerging Skills Every Proposal Professional Should Have

Success in the bid and proposal field hinges on meticulous planning, strategic insight, and adaptive communication skills. The profession requires proposal professionals to be agile learners and innovative thinkers. In… Continue reading 10 Essential and Emerging Skills Every Proposal Professional Should Have

Winning Bids with Cutting-Edge AI Technology

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology has emerged as a game-changer for bid and proposal professionals. According to a vendor- and platform-neutral benchmark study by Lohfeld Consulting, organizations incorporating Generative AI (GenAI)… Continue reading Winning Bids with Cutting-Edge AI Technology

The Impact of Generative AI on Cost Savings in Bids and Proposals

Lohfeld Consulting sponsored an independent survey to evaluate the extent of cost savings that businesses have experienced using AI technology. The results show a varied perception of savings, ranging from… Continue reading The Impact of Generative AI on Cost Savings in Bids and Proposals

2024 Mega Bids – Updated

Lohfeld Consulting Group released its comprehensive list of 2024 Mega Bids, a critical resource for contractors in the federal sector. The list detailed some of the most significant upcoming bids… Continue reading 2024 Mega Bids – Updated

Mastering Office Politics in Bid and Proposal Management

Bid and proposal professionals often share a deep passion for their work, finding great satisfaction in developing solutions that support government and industry missions. This sense of accomplishment is amplified… Continue reading Mastering Office Politics in Bid and Proposal Management

Cutting Through the Haze: Demystifying AI’s Role in Proposals

Generative artificial intelligence (Gen AI) adoption is reshaping bid and proposal development. This pivotal shift brings opportunities and challenges, especially around cost, compliance, and strategic application. To demystify these issues,… Continue reading Cutting Through the Haze: Demystifying AI’s Role in Proposals

The Champion’s Playbook: Defending Your Contract Against New Challengers

As the incumbent, you’re in a singular position to demonstrate unmatched value and a deep understanding of your client’s needs. Yet, with every recompete comes the challenge of defending your… Continue reading The Champion’s Playbook: Defending Your Contract Against New Challengers

The Ultimate Guide to Attending an Industry Day

Industry Days are pivotal events, offering a spectrum of opportunities for bid and proposal professionals. Often initiated by government contracting officers (COs), these gatherings are not just about presenting information… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Attending an Industry Day

Opportunity At-a-Glance: MISSION TEST SUPPORT SERVICES (MTSS)

Purchasing Organization Army Test and Evaluation Command (ATEC) Estimated Release Date April 2024 Award Date 01/2025 (estimate) Number of Awards 1 award Value $450M Period of Performance 7 years Type… Continue reading Opportunity At-a-Glance: MISSION TEST SUPPORT SERVICES (MTSS)