DUNS Number – Transition Extended

In the spring of 2019, GSA announced plans to replace the current Dun & Bradstreet (DUNS) number with a more secure SAM-generated identifier. GSA has announced an extension to the transition … [Read more...]

Alphabet Soup: E is For…Economic Price Adjustment

  ECP Engineering Change Proposal The Contracting Officer may ask the contractor to prepare engineering change proposals that are within the scope of a contract.  The Contractor may … [Read more...]

National Veterans Small Business Week

This week the Small Business Administration (SBA) will be celebrating its 7th annual National Veterans Small Business Week. This year’s theme is VetBiz Resources in Your Local Community which … [Read more...]

Marketing Mondays: Doing Business With the Treasury Department

Every federal agency has its own Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization Office (OSDBU or OSBU) that supports small businesses, proving information on contracting opportunities and … [Read more...]

10 Cyber-Security Tips for Your Small Business

TRAIN  Train employees in security principles. Establish basic company-wide security practices and policies.  PROTECT Use up-to-date security software, browsers and operating systems. Set … [Read more...]

Alphabet Soup: D is for….DPAS 

Some Purchase Orders/RFQs issued by the Department of Defense are assigned priority ratings, under a system known as the Defense Priority Allocation System, or DPAS.  DX-rated orders have the highest … [Read more...]