Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Certification

Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Certification

2023 brings with it some pretty significant changes to certification for both VOSBs and SDVOSBs. Before we get into the meat of those changes, let’s do a quick overview of what exactly these designations mean, along with an overview of certification.  VOSB (Veteran-Owned Small Business) and SDVOSB (Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business) certification are programs run […]

What Is CMMC, and Why Should GovCons Care?

What Is CMMC, and Why Should GovCons Care?

If you or your key subcontractors are still using a free, public email address, READ THIS ARTICLE. If you think two-factor-authentication is a giant pain, and you can’t wait for it to go away, READ THIS ARTICLE. If your corporate IT budget is dwarfed by your annually expensed meals, READ THIS ARTICLE. If you think […]

GovCon Bid Strategies for 2023

GovCon Bid Strategies for 2023

Well, 2022 is in the rearview mirror and 2023 is wide open before us, filled with opportunities and challenges. As the Government Contracting landscape continues to evolve, it’s essential that companies stay ahead of the curve and effectively strategize their bids. Here are some GovCon bid strategies to keep in mind heading into this new […]

Physical Health for CEOs

Physical Health of CEOs

I recently finished my 850th class at OrangeTheory Fitness.  And while this accomplishment is something I’m proud of, it is also an opportunity to highlight something that many CEOs don’t consider – their health. While we go full throttle on running our companies, focused on growth and expansion, ducking and tackling our challenges, it is […]

It’s Halloween! A Time for Tricks and Treats

halloween time for tricks and treats

I’ve found most adults fall into one of two categories – those that love all things scary and those that don’t.  I’m in the latter (personal mantra: life is scary enough, why would I ever want to purposely be scared?!).  As a business owner, there are uncertainties and unexpected surprises that you don’t normally prepare […]

How to Keep Your Timesheets DCAA Compliant

How to Keep Your Timesheets DCAA Compliant

The key to a successful DCAA floor check audit is an accurate and up-to-date timekeeping system. This includes the DCAA Pre-Award survey, which must be completed before you can be awarded a cost reimbursement contract. The survey assesses whether your accounting system can accurately track costs in accordance with contract terms. If you fail the […]

What Kind of Benefits Should You Be Offering?

What Kind of Benefits Should You Be Offering - BOOST LLC

What Kind of Benefits Should You Be Offering? Your government contracting business might be a spectacular place to work. Your company culture might be the actual greatest company culture of all time, providing nonstop joy and happiness to all of your employees. That’s all great, but if you aren’t backing it up with a competitive […]