DSBS – Your Capability Statement to the Government

  As you’re probably aware, federal agencies have goals for awarding a certain percentage of their contract dollars to particular types of businesses (23% for small businesses; 5 % for … [Read more...]

Resources for Woman-Owned Small Businesses

The SBA website has some great resources for women-owned small businesses including:Office of Women’s Business Ownership: business training, counseling, federal contracts, and access to credit and … [Read more...]

Marketing – A Guide to Winning Customers

The SBA offers a free short training course called ‘Marketing 101: A Guide to Winning Customers” Topics include researching your target market, creating a marketing plan, and high-impact marketing … [Read more...]

Financing Options for Small Businesses

The Small Business Administration  offers many resources to help with  Financing Options for Small Businesses .  This free online course discusses financing options, including: determining your … [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 … [Read more...]

Federal Government Contracts – Over $90 Billion Awarded to Small Businesses in FY15

The SBA’s annual Small Business Procurement Scorecards report on how successful each federal agency has been at reaching their small business goals. The federal government as a whole reached its … [Read more...]