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Government Contracting Tips – Government Contracting Profitability Assessment

Government contracts can be a great source of revenue - if the government buys what you're selling.  Many vendors hear about the success of other firms, recall tales about $800 hammers and $1200 toilet seats and decide they too want...

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FedBizOpps.gov Part Three – Bidding on Contracts

For newer vendors, bidding on a contract for the first time may seem rather intimidating.  Solicitations are generally crowded with unfamiliar Federal Acquisition Regulation terminology and it may not always be obvious to newcomers just how an interested vendor is...

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US Federal Contractor Registration Guides RKS’ Situational Awareness LLC Through CCR and ORCA Registration

Randy Sayles of RKS’ Situational Awareness LLC lauds US Federal Contractor Registration’s “expertise, guidance and patience” after assisting him in completing his company’s CCR registration and ORCA filing. Retired since 2003, Mr. Sayles recently decided to start a business giving...

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US Federal Contractor Registration Introduces New “Verified Vendor” Seal

In order to help government buyers identify properly registered vendors, US Federal Contractor Registration has released a new “Verified Vendor” seal to be included in all capabilities statements and newsletters released for customers whose CCR registration and ORCA filing is...

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US Federal Contractor Registration-Government Newsletter

Every month, government buyers are sent the US Federal Contractor Registration Newsletter.  The newsletter includes information about government contracting and contains new vendors that are added to the registry by US Federal Contractor Registration.  Each SBA region is sent a...

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Who is US Federal Contractor Registration?

US Federal Contractor Registration assists business owners in getting registered to business with the government and marketing their services to government procurement officers. Below is a brief description of why US Federal Contractor Registration was created.   In 2009, the...

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How Long Does CCR and ORCA Registration Actually Take?

In order to win government contracts or receive payment for work performed on a contract, all vendors must be registered in CCR and ORCA.  However, it can be difficult to determine just how long the registration process will take.  This...

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Marketing your Business – Using the DSBS

There is a growing emphasis on awarding contracts and creating subcontracting opportunities for small businesses.  In order for your small business to take advantage of this push, you must make a concerted effort to take advantage of all the tools...

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FedBizOpps.gov Part Two – Searching for Government Contracts

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

After completing the FBO.gov registration, it's time to find contracts on which to bid. From the “My FBO” page, click on the “Search and Create Saved Searches” link to access advanced search. Some search options include: Posted date, Place of Performance State/Zip Code, and...

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