FY16 Small Business Set-Aside Goals – A Mixed Bag

The federal government’s goal is to set-aside 23% of eligible contracting dollars to all types of small businesses.  They also set specific goals for woman, veteran, disadvantaged and Hub-Zone small … [Read more...]

Calling All Veterans!

GSA’s Office of Small Business Utilization (OSBU) has created a new resource specifically for Veteran-Owned and Service-Disabled-Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSB/SDVOSB) The Veterans Virtual … [Read more...]

Guide to Doing Business with the VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has issued a Procurement Readiness Guide to help small and Veteran business owners learn more about contracting opportunities with the agency. Find out if … [Read more...]

Veteran-Owned Set-Aside Program – Are You Eligible?

A veteran-owned small business may self-certify in the System for Award Management (SAM), and be eligible for veteran-owned set-aside contracts from many agencies. However, to be awarded … [Read more...]

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...]