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Woman-Owned Small Business Contractors Continue to Thrive in Spite of Recent Sequester

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Woman-owned small businesses in the 2013 fiscal year have been pulling in contract after contract due to small business set-aside initiative. The Federal Acquisition Regulations (which contains over 2,200 pages of government rules) states very clearly that 23% of all...

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Qualifying as an 8(m) Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) in 2013

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Registering your business as a 8(m) Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) can provide an enormous amount of federal benefits to a business owner. Countless Women-Owned Businesses have never even heard of this amazing set-aside program. The time has come for all...

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GSA’s 2013 OASIS Program Releases Draft RFPs on FBO

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The General Services Administration's (GSA) One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services or better known as the OASIS Program will provide numerous opportunities for registered businesses in government contracting.   The GSA has just released two draft RFPs for both the OASIS...

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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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New National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 Removes Contract Thresholds for Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSB)

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President Obama signed into effect the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013, which now provides limitless contracting dollars to women-owned small businesses (WOSB) and economically disadvantaged women-owned businesses (EDWOSB). The original policy previously capped WOSB and EDWOSB manufacturing contracts at...

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Having the Same Problem? Federal Service Desk Puts Callers Consistently on Hold for Hours of Wait Time 

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Contractors seek help from US Federal Contractor Registration due to the difficulty of reaching a live representative at the Federal Service Desk.  Businesses are required to be registered in the procurement database called System for Award Management (SAM) to receive...

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Government Contracting Expert Explains All the Available Opportunities for Small Business

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  GovernmentContractingTips.com had the opportunity to interview Johnathan Maness, government contracting guru and the Director of Business Development for US Federal Contractor Registration. Maness is a proud United States Navy Veteran and has a degree in FEMA and Homeland Security....

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How to Win Government Contracts

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US Federal Contractor Registration recently rolled out another edition of their production of The SAM Assistance Program. This particular video is titled ‘How to Win a Government Contract’. Host Max K. Timko lays out 5 easy steps on how to...

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