Stimulus Package Small Business Goals

The stimulus package talks about helping small business, but doesn't contain any numbers or goals. Small businesses need to be proactive to ensure that there are measurable goals included in the language. Small businesses should contact the Senate Small Business Committee and ask them to adopt the government-wide goals that currently exist and include the [...]

2009-01-30T16:36:00+00:00January 30th, 2009|Senate Small Business Committee|

On Point Washington Technology Article

In case you missed it, Matthew Weigelt wrote a really good article on the Obama administration and how it can benefit small businesses. It's an interesting article because he not only talks about the new opportunities that could come for veteran-owned and woman-owned businesses, but also discusses the potential negative impact to Alaska Native Corporations [...]

2009-01-29T19:52:00+00:00January 29th, 2009|Uncategorized|

Molly Gimmel to Speak at NAPAW Annual Conference

Molly Gimmel, D2DInc's co-founder and Executive Vice President, was invited to speak at the 18th Annual Conference of the National Association of Professional Asian-American Women (NAPAW). The conference is April 14-15, 2009 and will be held at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in Baltimore, MD. This year's conference theme is "You Can [...]

2009-01-28T15:37:00+00:00January 28th, 2009|Uncategorized|

New Contractor Ethics Requirements

From D2DInc's January 2009 e-NewsletterOn December 12, 2008, new contractor ethics requirements went into effect that apply to all government contracts over $5 Million or with a period of performance longer than 90 days. These requirements are laid out in FAR 52.203-13 and have three parts:1. An ongoing business ethics awareness and compliance program2. An [...]

2018-09-26T09:06:04+00:00January 26th, 2009|Code and Conduct of employees|

2009 & Federal Government Contracting

We have been getting a lot of questions about federal government contracting in 2009 and contracting during the Obama administration coming in later this month. So we decided to pass on our insights and recommendations to our blog's readers.One thing President-elect Obama has promised is change. But what does that mean? Does this mean less [...]

2018-09-26T09:06:04+00:00January 6th, 2009|Uncategorized|