Podcast EP 3: Building Relationships with Contracting Officers

Aug 26, 2019 12:37:00 PM / by David Rockwell


Building relationships with contracting officers is important for winning contracts. This episode of "The Government Buys...a Podcast" will show you how to forge a working relationship with government agencies. 

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Fun Fact

We made a video version of this conversation between Brady and John too. Watch the visually enhanced version:

Helpful Links

On this episode, Brady explained how he communicated with government contracting officers over the phone, but you may need to communicate with contracting officers via email as well. Follow the tips laid out on this blog post for help with email communication to these individuals.


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“The Government Buys...a Podcast” is a conversation about government contracting between laypeople and experts. Spoken at a pace that is entertaining and educational, each week David, Alex, and their guests look at a different product or service that the government buys. The end goal is to help listeners get a better understanding of government contracting. 

David and Alex are media producers at the world's largest and most trusted third-party registration firm —US Federal Contractor Registration. Listen to their unique perspective in the show archives or on new episodes every Tuesday. Join the community at thegovernmentbuysapodcast.com or on the following platforms:

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David Rockwell

Written by David Rockwell

David is a writer and educational multimedia producer for government contractors around the world. Some of his favorite work, with the experts at USFCR, is telling success stories of businesses that win federal contracts.

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