Episode 019 is on free business services available to women. Listen to Nancy as she discusses the free resources available to women business owners. With over 100 Women Business Centers available nationwide there is bound to be one close to you. If not, sign up for their online counseling and training programs. Either way is a win-win for you.
Women's Business Centers: https://www.sba.gov/tools/local-assistance/wbc
Federal Contracting Made Easy...
It is crucial for small businesses to educate themselves about a topic before they develop a business strategy. Learning the rules and regulations is just a tiny part of this process. In government contracting, the Federal Acquisition Regulation otherwise known as the FAR is the government's bible. Federal agencies and small businesses awarded contracts must follow the procurement rules and policies set forth within the FAR. One of the items contained within the FAR is called the Past...
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Government Contracting! We aim to demystify the world of government contracting and make it easy to understand.
This week's episode (018) is on a free resource available to a veteran, military, National Guard, Reserve and Military Spouses.
Websites: VBOC Nearest You - https://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/ovbd/resources/1548576
SBA - www.sba.gov
Federal Contracting Made Easy - www.federalcontractingmadeeasy.com
Byerly Enterprises -...
Small Business Development Centers can provide a wealth of assistance to small businesses, especially when developing your business strategy. These centers can help small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs obtain free face-to-face business consulting and at-cost training, on topics including business planning, accessing capital, marketing, regulatory compliance, technology development, international trade and much...
Learn how this nonprofit organization has been helping small businesses for over 50 years by providing mentorship and consulting services free of charge.
All Small program benefits
Protégés can get valuable business development help from their mentors in several areas, including:
Learn more information by listening to the podcast.
Contact nancy firstname.lastname@example.org
GSA establishes long-term governmentwide contracts with businesses to provide access to millions of commercial products and services at volume discount pricing for federal agencies. Learn how your business can take advantage of these contracts, and what you must do to keep your contract active.
General Services Administration - GSA.GOV
GSA Vendor Toolbox - https://vsc.gsa.gov/ra/toolbox.cfm
GSA Application (eOffer/eMod) - https://eoffer.gsa.gov/
When establishing your business development strategy, you should consider all the costs that are involved with implementing the plan. These costs can make a difference on your Return on Investment, otherwise known as ROI. However, there are free resources or low-cost resources that you should also consider and PTAC is one of those resources. PTAC is a free resource (not really free as it is partially paid by your tax dollars) available to assist you through the federal procurement process....
Join Nancy as she discusses the Federal Business Opportunities website at www.fbo.gov. She also goes into detail on the search options available. Learn how to use the website to your advantage.
Websites discussed in today's show:
www.fbo.gov (All other Agencies)
www.faaco.faa.gov (FAA opportunities)
Contact: Nancy at Nancy@byerlyenterprises.com
Join Nancy as she discusses how to register with the System for Award Management (SAM.GOV) and recent developments with the system that will impact everyone registered with the system.
Enclosed is a free worksheet to help you gather the necessary information to register your business.
As a small business owner, you realize that business development is a necessary and essential part of your business. What better way to grow and develop your business than to expand into government contracting? If your business is owned by a woman then see if you qualify for this set-aside program and get your piece of the government contracting pie.
If you have been listening for a while you will remember that I discussed that the SDVOSB program has a 3% goal. This 3% goal applies to all the prime contracting dollars spent during the Federal Governments fiscal year. That is approximately $15 Billion that should be set-aside for this program. That is a lot of money folks.
Join Nancy as she walks you through the wonderful world of Government Contracting and shows you how to find clients that need your services.
For copies of show notes please go to www.federalcontractingmadeeasy.com
Do you want to bid on government contracts but don’t know where to start? Are you presently a federal contractor but have questions that no one seems to know the answer too? If so, then Federal Contracting Made Easy is for you. Listen in and learn: How to find Federal Agencies that use your products or services, or how to find opportunities before they are placed on Fed Biz Ops. Obtain Knowledge Fast, Learn at your pace. Our 20-minute podcasts are aimed to give you the information that you...