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If you are a small business with an innovative product or service that your firm has developed, perhaps a SBIR or STTR grant is right for you. 
By Christina Jones

Posted On: August 25, 2021

A Monthly Public Works Column By Ed Duarte, Construction & Public Works Specialist.

Posted On: July 29, 2021

“Help!  I’m frustrated, upset, annoyed, and don’t understand this past performance game, which I never seem to win.  What is the federal government doing?  And what can I do to win?” If you can relate to this sentiment, you’re not alone. 
By Mary Jo Juarez

Posted On: July 29, 2021

Key areas a small business needs to establish before entering the federal government marketplace.
By Nanci R. Pigeon

Posted On: July 01, 2021

What is a Matchmaking Event?

Posted On: June 01, 2021

The SOQ, also known as a capability statement, is a sales/marketing document that contains key information about your company and is organized for the government marketplace.  It is recognized and recommended by the Federal Government and is widely accepted... more

Posted On: May 12, 2021

Design and Marketing Assistant

This is not a state position

Posted On: April 26, 2021

A Monthly Public Works Column By Ed Duarte, Construction & Public Works Specialist.

Posted On: March 26, 2021

Springtime sees an increase in transportation projects, which means more contracting opportunities for small businesses.

Posted On: March 25, 2021

The number of women in the workforce has steadily increased over the last decade and now makes up about 50% of the labor force in the U.S.

Posted On: March 25, 2021

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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense.

Funded in part through a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.

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