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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Keep Your Kids Safe – Back-to-School Cyber-Security Tips

  As kids prepare to go back to school, check out the Dept. of Homeland Security’s simple steps for keeping your school-age children safe when using their mobile devices or going online.   … [Read More...]

Moving Ahead with ‘The Wall’

  Last month the Army Corps of Engineers posted its intention to create a Pre-Qualified Sources List for ‘horizontal construction projects’ in support of the DHS Border Infrastructure Program in California, Arizona and Texas. The Prequalified Sources List will be used to solicit several construction contracts, with a total value of up to approximately $1.8B. Only firms on the Prequalified Sources List will be eligible to compete for these solicitations. Infrastructure projects are … [Read More...]

Doing Business with GSA: A Free Webinar

  On August 22nd GSA is offering a free webinar, discussing how to do business with GSA through the GSA Schedules Program – aka ‘A GSA Contract’. Training will cover: The Vendor Toolbox Understanding a GSA Schedules Contract Qualifying for a GSA Schedule Maintaining a GSA Schedule Marketing your GSA Schedule Application, Registration and Certifications, Solicitations and Small Business Resources   Start Time: Wednesday, August 22, 2018; 10:30 AM to 12:30 … [Read More...]

Shipping Your Products – Packaging, Marking and Labeling

  One of the challenges facing companies shipping items to federal agencies is to understand the specific packaging, labeling and marking requirements for an order. Federal Standard 123 mirrors standard commercial packaging and marking requirements, and is used for most shipments to civilian agencies within the Continental United States  (CONUS). Military Standard 129 has more stringent packaging, marking and labeling requirements, and is used in Dept. of Defense contracts, and … [Read More...]

GSA Offers FREE Virtual Training Session for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

  On August 23rd, GSA ‘s Office of Small Business Utilization will host a free "Virtual Veterans Training Session" , offering help to Veteran-Owned and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSB/SDVOSB). The training event will provide tips on how to market a GSA Schedule contract, and how to keep your Schedule contract in compliance. There will also be a Q&A segment, where you can submit inquiries to GSA's subject matter experts. WHEN: August 23, 2018 1:30 pm … [Read More...]

Tips for Small Businesses – The Government Version!

  I recently came across this great set of tips for small businesses wishing to market to the federal government.  This particular list came from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Office of Small Business Programs – but should be read by ALL small businesses trying to market to ANY federal agency! Some Things Every Small Business Should Do: Become familiar with the rules - the FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulations) Learn what a specific federal office buys BEFORE you … [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.