Planning

Contractors – Watch out for “disaster opportunism”

APTAC staff article – October 8, 2016 Don’t be fooled – there is NO “priority vendor” list for FEMA Hurricane Matthew is being used as a platform to circulate false information to potential government contractors by companies peddling “priority vendor … Continued

PTAC Counselors Have What It Takes to Help You Succeed

By: The hard-working team at the Washington PTAC Your local PTAC team is laser focused on increasing the number of government contracts awarded to the companies they serve. Some businesses haven’t discovered all the talent, knowledge, and skills their PTAC … Continued

Don’t miss the Purchasing Consortium Opportunity!

By Jodi Essex, Iowa PTAC Do you know what a purchasing consortium is? If not, you might be missing important contracting opportunities. Many state and local organizations use purchasing consortia to obtain goods and services. A purchasing consortium – also … Continued

Pre-Award Tips for Potential Government Contractors

Have you ever wondered what advice a Contracting Officer would give you? Carter Merkle, of Oklahoma’s Bid Assistance Network, shares the following Pre-award tips provided at a briefing by Tinker Air Force Base. Taking these to heart can help you … Continued

Disaster Contracting Tips for Small Businesses

With the recent devastating storms and floods in Texas and Oklahoma – and hurricane and wildfire seasons just around the corner –  it seems timely to reprint this article on how small businesses can best participate in responding to natural … Continued

Other Uses for FedBizOpps (FBO)

By Beth White, Iowa PTAC FedBizOpps provides more than just bidding opportunities Did you know that the Federal Business Opportunities website, better known as FBO or FedBizOpps, provides companies more information than just Federal bidding opportunities? If you are a … Continued