What is a Set-Aside Code?

  Under the Small Business Act, federal agencies conduct a variety of procurements that are reserved partially or totally for small business participation. See FAR Part 19 for more … [Read more...]

Upcoming Mass Modification for 14 GSA Schedules – Global Supply

GSA will be issuing a voluntary Mass Mod to fourteen Schedules sometime in March, which will allow you to receive Global Supply product orders against your MAS contract. Global Supply orders are … [Read more...]

How Does the Federal Government Buy What They Need? Part Two: Contract Types

In a previous blog we discussed the various ways the government buys – from micro-purchases, to simplified acquisition, sealed bids, Requests for Proposals or Quotes, and consolidated purchasing … [Read more...]

How Does the Federal Government Buy What They Need? Part One: Buying Methods

We all use different methods to buy what we need.  For a gallon of milk, we might stop on the way home from work at the most convenient store, rather than the place offering the cheapest price. But if … [Read more...]

Resource Guide for Small Businesses

GSA’s ‘Access to Government Contracting ‘outlines the resources available to small businesses.  The one-page guide lists information on: Procurement Listings Partnering Opportunities and Other … [Read more...]

HUBZone Small Businesses – Free Webinar Series

The SBA is offering a FREE 6-part webinar series, designed to help small businesses navigate the Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zone Program.  The hour-long webinars will be held from 2pm … [Read more...]