Alphabet Soup – Decoding Government Jargon/Terminology

A is for…Ability   Ability One (aka JWOD, the "Jarvit’s Wagner O’Day Act") requires federal agencies to purchase certain products and services from the National Institutes for the Blind (NIB) and … [Read more...]

SBA Increases Some Small Business Size Standards

Effective August 17, the SBA will be increasing many of the standards they use to determine if a business is considered ‘Small’ for federal contracting opportunities. Some businesses currently … [Read more...]

Avoid Being Suspended and Debarred

August 20th @1:00 PM GSA’s Suspension and Debarment Official will tell you what you need to know, to prevent your business from being suspended and debarred from working with the federal … [Read more...]

Say Goodbye to FedBizOpps   

Before end of the year, the FedBizOpps website will be shut down, and replaced by the centralized beta.SAM.gov system.   Once on the new SAM.gov system, the FedBizOpps name will be replaced by … [Read more...]

STARS (8a) Multi-Award IT Services Contract

GSA is preparing the latest version of its successful acquisition contract known as STARS, aimed at certified 8(a) IT Services companies. The draft solicitation, recently posted on FedBizOpps, … [Read more...]

Best Websites for Market Research

DoD Office of Small Business Programs Information on contracting with the Dept. of Defense;, details on programs and other initiatives. Dynamic Small Business Search Agencies use the site for … [Read more...]