SBA has eliminated the “Three-In-Two” Rule & More

SBA has eliminated the "Three-In-Two" Rule, combined the 8(a) mentor/protege program with the All Small Mentor/Protege Program, and more.

Three-In-Two Rule Eliminated On November 16, 2020, changes to the rules related to affiliation and the 8(a) BD Program. Let’s start with the “Three-in-Two” rule, which SBA has changed.  Previously, joint ventures could only perform three contracts within a two year period. If you violated that rule, you ran the SBA risk of finding the […]

Kizzy Dominguez – Government Contractor Shares Secrets To Success

Kizzy Dominguez - Government Contractor Shares Secrets To Success

Today, I interviewed Kizzy Dominguez a Government Contractor with K. Parks Consulting Incorporated an Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) that has successfully won government contracts. Kizzy is going to share will our viewers today, tips and strategies to help you achieve success in government contracting. Nancy (00:00): Hello and welcome to today’s show. I’m […]

Have Gov’t Contractors Been Impacted By Pandemic?

Have Gov't Contractors Been IMPACTED By Pandemic? Let's look at the set-asides

Hi, and welcome to my channel. I am Nancy and today I look at have government contractors been impacted by the pandemic? If you have been like me, I have been curious if the pandemic has reduced the number of contracts issued by the federal government. I will be concentrating on the five set-aside programs. […]

New Rules for Women-Owned Businesses

new rules for women owned businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is changing the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting Program Regulations (WOSB).  SBA is providing a free, online certification and eligibility application process for Women-Owned Small Businesses and Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Businesses. SBA has delayed the start of these changes due to the pandemic. When are WOSB Changes Happening? […]

8(a) Protests, & More, Plus a Giveaway!

8(a) Protests, & Much More, Plus a GiveAway

Today we are going to answer the following questions about 8(a) Protests. Can you protest a 8(a) sole source contract? How about protesting a 8(a) competitive contract? Can you protest the NAICS code assigned to a 8(a) competitive or sole source? Today, we are going to answer these questions and more. As a bonus we […]

SBA Is Proposing Rule Changes: Woman Owned Small Businesses & 8(a) BD Program

ATTENTION ALL WOMAN OWNED & ECONOMICALLY WOMAN OWNED SMALL BUSINESSES and 8(a) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM BUSINESSES. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is proposing changes to both the Woman-Owned Small Business and the 8(a) Business Development Program.  These changes will impact the future of both programs.  Let your voice be heard.  Now is the time […]