Small-Business Set-Asides – Limits on Subcontracting

If a contract is a small business set-aside, the small business must perform a certain percentage of the work themselves - Federal Acquisitions limit how much of the work can be subcontracted. FAR … [Read more...]

Top Ten Cyber-Security Tips from the SBA

The Small Business Administration has a list of ten ways you can protect your small business, including best security practices and policies, creating strong passwords, and controlling physical access … [Read more...]

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...]

NAICS Codes and Size Standards – 2017 Update

Effective October 1st 2017, the SBA has updated its Table of Small Business Size Standards, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has issued a revision of the North American Industry … [Read more...]

Marketing to Large Prime Contractors

At the Department of Homeland Security website you can find a list of large business Prime contractors who are interested in subcontracting with all types of small businesses, including small, … [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...]