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Government Contracting

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Want to participate in North Carolina’s military procurement boom? Learn how to look up and identify federal procurement opportunities. Understand the next steps needed to position your business to get registered and ready to bid on federal/Department of Defense contracting opportunities. Start taking advantage of the sizeable federal dollars being spent in the state. Taught by Bill Greuling, NC Military Business Center.
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Learn the basics of how to review and prepare federal/Department of Defense proposals. This session addresses understanding the Federal Solicitation format (Uniform Contract Format), the rule of “shall” a sequential view of proposaling activities from corporate capture management onward, constructing and controlling your proposaling team, pulling everything together for final proposal review and submittal, and the aftermath. Some would say it is easier said than done, but it is doable! Bill Greuling, NC Military Business Center.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
At the federal/Department of Defense level, there are three basic purchasing groups from whom the Feds buy: 1) manufactured goods (something someone can touch, such as blankets, cars, food, etc., 2) professional services (labor such as program management, financial services, research & development, landscaping, janitorial, food services, etc., and 3) A/E – general construction services. Each category has different cost elements. If you don't know of them or their costs, how can you calculate a profit? This seminar reviews cost elements for each of the three categories and provides examples of how to calculate costs and rates. You have to know your cost before you can calculate your profit! It is as simple as that...not really! Bill Greuling, NC Military Business Center.