Honoring Veterans Through Opportunity

At a recent Dept. of Labor event, Asst. Secretary Keith Kelly spoke of the importance of “Honoring Veterans Through Opportunity” Several programs are available to help exiting service members in … [Read more...]

Planet Green Recycling Program

More than 2.5 million tons of e-waste ends up in our landfills every year.  Planet Green’s recycling program has kept millions of pounds of e-waste out of our landfills, while raising over $40 million … [Read more...]

Veterans Small Business Week

This week is the SBA’s Veterans Small Business Week, and their staff all across the country will be offering business counseling and training, capital and business development opportunities through … [Read more...]

Most Dept of Defense Civilian Employees Will Be Back to Work Next Week

The Pentagon is ordering most of its approx. 400, 000 furloughed civilian employees back to work. The decision is based on an interpretation of a law which allows the Dept. of Defense to eliminate … [Read more...]

Government Shutdown – Agency-by-Agency Contingency Plans

GovExec.com has posted details of agency’s contingency plans, if there is a federal government shutdown on Oct. 1. If the government closes, approximately 800,000 federal civilian employees could … [Read more...]

Micro-Purchases Are Big Business!

Most purchases under $3,000 are classified as Micro-purchases, and are usually paid with a federal charge card. GSA Schedule Contract holders must accept the SmartPay card for purchases under $3,000, … [Read more...]