Veterans Administration Offers a Free Webinar Series

The VA’s “Framework for Success” is a series of 5 webinars full of useful information for doing business with any agency. The series aims to give small business owners a broader understanding of … [Read more...]

Over $90 Billion Awarded to Small Businesses in 2015

In FY 2015 the federal government awarded 25.75%, ($90.7 billion) in federal contracts to small businesses. 5.05% ($17.8 billion) were awarded to Women-Owned Small Businesses – the first time that … [Read more...]

Veterans International Small Business Opportunities Conference (VISBOC)

This conference is specifically designed to benefit Veteran Owned Small Businesses. The conference will include a panel representing several federal agencies that work internationally, a panel of … [Read more...]

What is a ‘Set-Aside’ Contract?

How does an agency decide to 'set-aside' a contract for a small, 8(a), veteran-owned or woman-owned business? The Contracting Officer takes into account what is known as "The Rule of Two": A … [Read more...]

Small Business Set-Aside Contracts Reach 23% Goal

The federal government reached its small business contracting goal for the first time in eight years, awarding 23.4% ($83.1 billion) in federal contracts to small businesses, according to the SBA’s … [Read more...]