Category: Miscellaneous Archives

Get the latest updates on government-wide acquisition contracts, discover how the Navy is boosting small businesses, learn about the SBA’s revised standards for contracting and loan programs, and find out about expanded eligibility for the WOSB Federal Contracting Program. Stay informed in the world of government contracting.

Breaking News from the Executive Director NVSBC

December 22, 2023 (Washington, DC) Breaking News from the Executive Director Congress increases the Government-wide goal for awards to Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses from 3% to 5% in a victory for NVSBC, Veterans and American small business. For years, the National Veterans Small Business Coalition (NVSBC) has advocated that Congress increase the Government-wide goal for... Read More

The Power of Engaging with Federal Decision Makers in Federal Contracting

By Kiyon Brandford, Anyone doing business in the federal marketplace will know that the relationships you build are instrumental to your company’s success. In order to build the necessary relationships, you must target the right people, prepare properly, and communicate effectively with those decision-makers. For the past several years, the Office of Management and Budget’s... Read More

Navy Moves to Boost Small Businesses

Here’s the good news: it appears that significant parts of government contracts are reaching the hands of small business owners via its prime contractors. That’s the intention of the U.S. Navy, which offers five large contracts that are subcontracted into smaller awards, allowing more entrepreneurs to bid for work. Still, the process can use some... Read More