Tagged: Government Agencies

How to Get Fed. Gov’t Business Without Bidding & Red Tape

The Federal Government spends large amounts of money in almost every community. Many of those dollars go to local businesses that provide needed goods and services that the government needs on a local basis. Government agencies located in or near your community might also be responsible for buying goods and services to used across the country or around the world. Figuring out… Read more

Fort Bragg Veterans Job Fair

If you are looking to hire veterans for your organization, the upcoming Fort Bragg job fair provides a great opportunity for you to meet and interview a diverse group of candidates. Register Now At a Veteran Job Fair, you can begin the selection process with what is normally one of the final stages of a face-to-face meeting with the candidate. We… Read more

Veterans Procurement Forum – June 17 in Chicago

Event: Veterans Procurement Forum Date: Jun 17,2016  Time: 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM Location: Ralph H. Metcalf Federal Building – 77 W. Jackson Street GSA Conference Center, 3rd Floor,  Chicago, IL About the Event: Learn How to Contract with Government Agencies If you are a Veteran-owned or a Service Disabled Veteran-owned company and interested in government procurement, join us on June… Read more

Latest Labor Bureau Statistics Show Where Veterans Are Finding Work

A careful look at the latest Bureau of Labor data will show which industries are hiring more veterans–and that’s good news for the estimated 850,000 U.S. veteran’s still searching for employment. According to an article recently published by Stars and Stripes, veterans may have the best luck finding employment in government agencies, transportation, maintenance, installation or security work. Veterans preference… Read more

Nashville Veteran’s Hiring Event Scheduled for January 2013

Starting in Nashville, TN on January 24, 2013, the military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce at least 65 hiring events for military veterans all across the U.S. The first event on their 2013 schedule takes place at LP Field, home of the Tennessee Titans, in Nashville on Thursday, January 24, 2013.   The event begins at 11 a.m. and runs until… Read more

Judge Allows Department of Veterans Affairs to Ignore Veteran Preference When Awarding Contracts

Due to an apparent legislative gap, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) doesn’t have to give former service members’ small businesses preference for all of their contracts.  This alarming decision could impact $3 billion in federal contracts each year. On November 27th, U.S. Federal Claims Judge Nancy Firestone ruled against a bid protest filed by a Maryland veteran owned business.  Firestone said… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Helps Make NASA EXPO A Success

Veteran Owned Business (.com) Exhibits with Hundreds of Government Contractors, NASA and other Government Agencies Veteran Owned Business (.com), was an exhibitor at the recent The NASA/KSC HUBZone Industry Day and Expo (EXPO) held in Port Canaveral, Florida.  The event linked NASA, the 45th Space Wing, prime contractors such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin, United Launch Alliance, Unite Space Alliance and… Read more