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Government Shutdown 2013: Who Will Be Affected?

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Bottom line, not government contractors. With the first day of the new fiscal year this Tuesday, contracting officers are in fifth gear spending the last of their funds, because if they do not use it, they lose the remain funds...

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Recovering Your SAM Registration User Name and/or Password

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Recover your User Name: Go to this link here, and enter the email address you may have used to register your business in SAM. If you forget your email try every single email address that could have possibly been used.  Once...

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DoD’s Clause Logic Service (CLS) will Improve the Quality and Quantity of Government Contracts for Small Business

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After much anticipation the Department of Defense (DoD) has finally released their much awaited web-service that will help refine and broaden procurement efficiency. The main objective for this new web interface is to allow provisions and clauses to DoD procurement...

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Government Contracting Cheat Sheet for Abbreviations

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SAM = System for Award Management (replaced CCR & ORCA) sam.gov DUNS = Dun & Bradstreet (Business code/credit rating) CAGE = Commercial and Government Entity Code (SAM registration & CAGE are what the government uses to pay your business) NCAGE =NATO Commercial...

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D&C Freight Logistics LLC is Awarded a Major Five Year Government Contract Thanks to US Federal Contractor Registration

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“US Federal Contractor Registration sets your business up for success in government contracting,” stated Dinisio Gilbert,Verified Vendor and Owner ofD&C Freight Logistics LLC. “Having US Federal Contractor Registration perform my government registration was a no brainer considering how well educated...

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How to Market Your Business to the Federal Government

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  Government contracting has always been a David and Goliath story of the government versus small business. The prime vendors leading their fields continue to receive the majority of the contracts as a whole. Attracting the attention of the world’s...

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US Federal Contractor Registration Endorses Carr, Riggs & Ingram’s 2013 Summarized Compliance Plan for the 8(a) Business Development Program

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For companies that have received 8(a) status in 2013, congratulations on successfully completing the application process and for taking advantage of the opportunity to develop new business. However, with any government program, there are rules and guidelines in place that...

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Understanding the Certification Process as an 8 (m) Woman-Owned Small Business

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The federal government has set-aside 5 percent of federal contracting funds to the 8 (m) Woman-Owned Small Business program. In 2010, the federal government increased the number of set-asides from 3.5 percent to 5 percent in an effort to create...

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2012 Presidential Debate Contract ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ Released to Public After Uproar

On October 22, 2012, the third Presidential debate between President Barrack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney was conducted in Boca Raton, Florida at 9pm eastern standard time.   However, what most people do not realize is that there is a government...

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