Strategic Planning for the Small Business
Strategic planning is an iterative process. It is important to take care of your overarching strategic plan before you plan your growth.
Small Business Start-Up Infrastructure
What should a small business’s back office look like, and how should it function? TAPE’s EVP/GM Ted Harrison and I share our thoughts.
Is it Time For a Controller?
The controller you hire will know all things financial about your organization. Make sure you are comfortable with that, and with them.
How to Apply for a Small Business Line of Credit
If you’ve determined from Part 1 that a line of credit is right for you and your business,…
Before You Apply For a Small Business Line of Credit
A business line of credit is one of the most convenient forms of financing for businesses, but consider these points from BlueVine before you apply.
Finding Talent in a Flood of Resumes
Want to tackle the hiring process yourself? Ross Statham of Dogwood Services Inc. offers his suggestions for how to proceed.
Three Reasons to Hire an Executive Search Team
According to Ross Statham of Dogwood Services Inc. it takes between 1-3 hours per day per job opening to pore through resumes, screen out those who are completely unqualified, second screen those who may be of interest, conduct basic phone screens and perform some basic information searches on potential candidates. If that's more than you're willing to take on, check out his expert tips for working with an executive search firm.
7 Ways that Mid-Tier Companies Are Being Squeezed Out of DoD Contracts
The Section 809 Panel reviewed the DoD small business program, giving R.J. Kolton a chance to present these challenges of mid-tier companies.
OMB Acquisition Reform Proposal 3 – Increase Threshold for CAS
Full CAS coverage is hard for a small business to manage. OMB proposes that cost accounting standards will only apply at $15 million.
In SBA News – Updates from an Expert
A recap of July’s MTA Business Focused Breakfast with Pam Mazza of Piliero Mazza – true experts in the legal and regulatory thicket of GovCon.