Small businesses have first dibs on some federal contracts
- A guide to bidding on government contracts. Goodin, Michael // Crisis (00111422);1994, Vol. 101 Issue 6, p28
Presents a small business' guide to dealing with the federal government. Small business identity check; Qualification as a small disadvantaged business; Sources of contracting information and leads; Pitfalls of government contracting.
- Small Business. // Army Lawyer;Jan2001, Issue 338, p29
Focuses on the program regulatory changes for small businesses in the United States. Denial of disadvantaged status in the appeal procedures; Programs to increase contracting opportunities with federal government; Implementation of the Small Business Authorization Act of 1997.
- Where the money is. // New Hampshire Business Review;9/01/96, Vol. 18 Issue 18, p9
Reports on the conference `Contracting 1996,' to be held in New Hampshire, and aims to provide small companies with information on how to do business with federal contracting. Venue; Sponsors; Conference fee; Contact information.
- Small businesses left out in cold on federal contracts. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;10/10/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 41, p5
Reports the failure of minority and small businesses to acquire bundled contracts issued by the federal government in the U.S. Percentage of federal contracts received by small businesses; Plan of the Bush administration on small businesses.
- SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS SPEAK OUT. Cain, Sandi // Orange County Business Journal;03/26/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 13, p78
Cites survey findings on small-business owners' views regarding project labor agreements that allow only union contractors to participate in public works projects in the United States.
- Uncle Sam wants you. Flynn, Gillian // Crain's Chicago Business;09/14/98, Vol. 21 Issue 37, pSB8
Focuses on government contracting of small businesses in Chicago, Illinois. Government contracts that are automatically set aside for small businesses; How to go about receiving a government contract; Reference to the United States Small Business Administration's creation of ProNet, to help...
- Bug businesses are knocking at subcontractors' doors. Kamerick, Megan // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/6/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 6
Reports on the implications of the federal subcontracting requirements for large corporations in the United States. Requirement for federal contractors to submit a plan for subcontracting with small businesses; Small Business Administration's encouragement of small businesses to learn the...
- Federal Contracts. Griffin, Cynthia E. // Entrepreneur;Feb2000, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p181
Presents information on the Very Small Business Set-Aside Pilot program, which gives small firms a head start in understanding and utilizing public contracts in the United States. States that are eligible to participate; How to take advantage of the program.
- Give Credit Where Credit Is Due. // Army Lawyer;Jan/Feb2002, Issue 349, p36
Reports the encouragement of government agencies to award public contracts to small businesses in the U.S. Memo released by the Office of Federal Procurement Policy; Permission for agencies to count Multiple Award Schedule orders against the goals of the agency; Satisfaction of the requirement...