Perfecting Your Pitch For Government Contracting Opportunities

Remember Registration With The SAM Directory Is The Vital First Step SAM stands for System Award Management. To do any business with the federal government, you must register your business in the System for Award Management directory. The government will not hire any type of business (large or small) that has not registered in SAM. … Continue reading Perfecting Your Pitch For Government Contracting Opportunities

Staying Ahead Of The Curve As A Small Business Government Contractor

Understanding The Marketplace It might at first feel like working for the government is very unpredictable. Contractors can be affected by a variety of factors such as budget cuts, regulatory pressures, change of administration, and stringent accounting rules. However, all marketplaces can be volatile and change rapidly according to the whims of consumers. A company… Continue reading Staying Ahead Of The Curve As A Small Business Government Contractor

How To Create A Proper Federal Bid For Small Businesses Contracts

The Bid The Federal government has the following type of solicitations for bidding: Request for Quotation (RFQ). This type is for contracts below $150,000 with a simplified acquisition procedure. Request for Proposal (RFP). This type of solicitation asks vendors to propose in response to the government’s request. You can (and often will) discuss delivery details,… Continue reading How To Create A Proper Federal Bid For Small Businesses Contracts

What Is New In Government Contracting

The United States Federal Government The United States government buys many of the products and services it needs from suppliers who meet certain qualifications. It applies standardized procedures by which to acquire goods and services. That is, the government does not purchase items or services in the same way in which private companies might secure… Continue reading What Is New In Government Contracting

Why Small Businesses Should Consider Government Contracting

Why Work For The Government? There are many compelling reasons to work for the Federal Government.  We will detail how a small business can benefit greatly from being a government contractor. Being A Government Contractor Is A Great Way To Make Your Business Stand Out In An Overcrowded Field Business can be very competitive. Working… Continue reading Why Small Businesses Should Consider Government Contracting

The Small Business Advantage In Government Contracting

Can a Small Business hope to compete for federal government contracts? The Federal Government is required to reward a certain amount of its contract to small businesses. Last year the Federal government awarded 25% of its contracts to small businesses. In 2018 the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that the Federal government awarded a total… Continue reading The Small Business Advantage In Government Contracting

Procurement Advice For Government Contractors

Make Sure You Have The Right Staff It is vitally important that government contractors have skilled accounting staff to ensure that the company complies with all policy regulations. The company must have adequate policies and procedures to prevent mistakes, especially for their timely discovery and correction. This helps cut down on exposure to accounting errors… Continue reading Procurement Advice For Government Contractors

Government Contracting Opportunities For Small Businesses

What is FAR? The FAR is a standardized set of regulations employed by all federal agencies in making purchases. It provides procedures for how to maneuver in the procurement process. It takes you through the need for the product and service to the award of the contract. Specifications As of 2001, the United States Federal… Continue reading Government Contracting Opportunities For Small Businesses