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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Scam Alert for Louisiana Flood Victims

It’s an unfortunate fact of modern life, but donation requests from fraudulent charitable organizations commonly appear after major natural disasters. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released an alert on scams that cite the recent flooding in Louisiana, including emails with links or attachments to phishing or malware-infected websites. Take these common-sense measures to protect yourself: Review the FTC alert and its information on Charity Scams. Don’t follow unsolicited … [Read More...]

Dept. Homeland Security Small Business Specialists

One page on the Department of Homeland Security’s website contains a list of specialists that can provide advice to small businesses on how to do business with their branch of the agency. You can send these contacts your Capability Statement and other marketing materials. DHS offices include DHS Headquarters - Office of Procurement Operations Custom and Border Protection (CBP) Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) … [Read More...]

Guide to Doing Business with the VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has issued a Procurement Readiness Guide to help small and Veteran business owners learn more about contracting opportunities with the agency. Find out if your business is ‘procurement ready’.  Learn more about small business programs, and who to contact for assistance contracting processes, procedures, rules and regulations contracting vehicles used to secure a contract award how to better navigate the VA contracting … [Read More...]

How to Access Procurement Opportunities – Free Training from GSA

GSA is offering a free training webinar designed to help you identify sources for procurement opportunities, both planned and posted.  Use targeted data for your strategic planning; identify and understand how best to plan your engagement with program managers and small business specialists. The next scheduled dates for the webinar are Sept 6th and Oct 3rd. … [Read More...]

SBA Offers Simplified Process for WOSB Certification

The SBA’s new Certify.SBA.gov website simplifies the Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Program application, putting the process completely online, and making it easier to complete. Eventually the SBA hopes to expand this site to accommodate other certification programs such as 8(a) and HUBZone. The site also has a tool called “Am I Eligible?” , a series of about 15 questions that can help you determine if the WOSB, HubZone or 8a programs are a good fit for your business. … [Read More...]

How to Prepare Government Contract Proposals

The Small Business  Administration offers a FREE online course, "How to Prepare Government Contract Proposals " This course explains the solicitation process and describes how to prepare a proposal in response. … [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.