Home Top Right

This is a widgeted area which is called Home Top Right. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Top widget area on the right hand side.

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Why Request a Debriefing

If you’ve submitted a response to a solicitation but you weren’t awarded the contract it can be very disappointing...all that time and effort seems wasted. But a debriefing can be a great chance to identify your company’s strengths and weaknesses, and help you to focus on improving future proposals Submit a request for a debriefing in writing within three days of the contract award. The Debrief will Include: Any significant weaknesses or deficiencies in your proposal The overall … [Read More...]

What Are Non-Appropriated Funds?

Non-appropriated Funds money is derived from sources other than congressional appropriations. Funds come primarily from the sale of goods and services to Dept. of Defense personnel and their families. Funds are used to provide Morale, Welfare, and Recreation programs. Non-appropriated fund customers include commissaries, exchanges, recreation and fitness centers, dining at officer/enlisted/civilian clubs, and barber/beauty services, just to name a few. For more information visit the … [Read More...]

Financing Options for Small Businesses

The Small Business Administration  offers many resources to help with  Financing Options for Small Businesses .  This free online course discusses financing options, including: determining your financial needs; loans; grants; venture capital; angel investors; crowd funding; and other financial options available to small businesses.  You can also take advantage of other courses related to your small business needs. … [Read More...]

Watch Out for These Email Scams

The IRS, state tax agencies and the tax industry have issued a warning about last-minute phishing email scams. Tax-related scams often peak at this time of year. Scam emails may appear to come from a tax software provider, a bank, a credit card company or even the IRS, and may ask for sensitive information like passwords, Social Security numbers and bank account or credit card numbers. One new scam poses as a taxpayer, asking their tax preparer to make a last-minute change to their refund … [Read More...]

Marketing to Agencies – Dept. Homeland Security

Each agency reaches out to small businesses differently.  The Dept. of Homeland Security holds monthly Small Business Sessions - pre-arranged 15-minute appointments with Small Business Specialists, as well as prime contractors who currently have DHS contracts. The schedule for 2017 allows you to plan an appointment in advance The department website has an extensive list of Points-of-Contact for Small Business Specialists, as well as for their Office of Small Business (OSBU) staff … [Read More...]

Who Will Build President Trump’s Wall? RFP to be issued next week – Awards expected by mid-April

The Dept. of Homeland Security will be issuing a solicitation around March 6th for the design and build of several prototype wall structures along the Mexico border. Vendors will submit a concept paper of their prototypes by March 10th; offerors will be selected by March 20th, full proposals will be due by March 24th, and multiple awards are planned by mid-April. … [Read More...]

Home Middle #2 Widget

This is a widgeted area which is called Home Middle #2. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Middle #2 widget area on the right hand side. To get the image to display, simply upload an image through the media uploader on the edit post screen and publish your page. The Featured Page widget will know to display the post image as long as you select that option in the widget interface.

Home Middle #3 Widget

This is a widgeted area which is called Home Middle #3. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Middle #3 widget area on the right hand side. To get the image to display, simply upload an image through the media uploader on the edit post screen and publish your page. The Featured Page widget will know to display the post image as long as you select that option in the widget interface.