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  • TriVariant is Gold Sponsor for the 2018 Seize the Day Women's 5k

    Reston, VA (June 19, 2018)—For the second consecutive year, TriVariant, a local project management consulting firm specializing in proposal management and performance management services for government contracts, is a leading sponsor for the Reston Runners' Seize the Day Women's 5k race. READ MORE

  • TriVariant Celebrates 10 Years in Business

    Reston, VA (January 31, 2018)—TriVariant, a project management consulting company with an emphasis on Earned Value Management, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month. In 2008, Sylvia Alexander, TriVariant's President and Principal Consultant, started the company. As a woman-owned small business competing in an industry with larger, well-known consulting firms, it was a risky venture. READ MORE



  • Earned Value Management Optimized: Why EVM?

    Earned Value Management (EVM) is much more than just a project management or accounting function. Let TriVariant help you understand how EVM can help your program managers focus on current performance, while enabling you to forecast what's likely to occur and take the actions necessary to keep your program on schedule and within budget. READ MORE

  • BARDA Releases BAA-18-100-SOL-00003

    Under the 2018 BAA released by the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) new provisions for cost sharing, Earned Value Management Systems, consolidation of previous BAAs, and limitation on Government communication have been put into place. Not sure how this impacts your existing BARDA contract or how it will affect your current BARDA proposal? TriVariant has extensive experience in supporting BARDA proposals and executed contracts, and we can help you understand the nuances of the new BAA and how it applies to your business. READ MORE

  • EVM Myths Dispelled

    When the phrase Earned Value Management, or EVM, comes into play, it's often greeted by a chorus of groans, followed by comments like, "EVM is too difficult," or "It takes too much time and manpower to get an EVM system going," or our personal favorite, "We can't afford it." But we're here to tell you that these statements are not grounded in fact. READ MORE


  • Biotechnology and EVMS: What Do You Need to Respond to a BARDA BAA?

    With the United States' increasing emphasis on defending our citizens against bioterrorism, the traditionally commercially minded pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries are finding themselves competing in the government arena more and more. READ MORE

  • The 50/50 Earned Value Technique: Is This EVT Right for Your Type of Work?

    There are many different Earned Value Techniques (EVT) used to measure work performance. Depending on the type of work and the period of performance for the effort, there is an EVT that is best suited for your project management team to gather the information they need to make improtant project decisions—there is no "one size fits all" EVT. Is the 50/50 EVT the best method to objectively measure work performance for your project? READ MORE