Tag Archives: Federal Contracting

Address SAM.gov Vulnerabilities ASAP

By Kiyon Brandford If you’ve ever done business or explored doing business in the federal marketplace, then you know having a SAM registration is mandatory. The SAM registration process can be tedious but completing it with the appropriate information and keeping that information accurate and up to date is of utmost importance when doing business... Read More

A Big ‘W’ for Small Businesses

A Big ‘W’ for Small Businesses By Gloria Larkin There was great news for small business contractors in early November, when the Oakland, Md.-based HUBZone Council announced a huge win. The good word came after the Department of Defense (DoD) released its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) 2.0 update, which concerns the agency’s efforts to enhance the cybersecurity practices... Read More

Small Businesses Losing Out Huge in Contracting

Small Businesses Losing Out Huge in Contracting By Gloria Larkin   A recent report from the Washington, D.C.-based Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), Supporting Small Business and Strengthening the Economy Through Procurement Reform, authored by its Director of Strategic Initiatives Dane Stangler, offered some stark and disappointing data. The numbers concerned the involvement and impact of small... Read More