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October 2021

Cybersecurity Basics for Small Businesses Course (On Demand)

October 7 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Online on Demand

Online Facilitated by Florida SBDC Network Headquarters Topic: Cybersecurity There is no getting around the fact that cybersecurity is not a subject that can be safely ignored. It is true that small business owners have a great deal of responsibility, and have to juggle a lot of important things. But cybersecurity must now fall into the category of “Business Critical.” While no technology or program can stop every attack, taking basic precautions can reduce your risk of your business falling…

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Design Thinking Basics for Small Businesses Course (On Demand)

October 7 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Online on Demand

Online Facilitated by Florida SBDC Network Headquarters Topic: Business Basics Design thinking is a way to innovate and approach user centered solutions to problems. Many businesses have adopted design thinking to guide business decisions, to innovate, and to grow. Take the Florida SBDC’s no-cost online course to begin developing a design thinking mindset, understand the stages, see examples, and access tips and tools you can use. This course takes approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes to complete and there is…

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Know Your Numbers: Data & Information for Small Businesses Course (On Demand)

October 7 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Online on Demand

Online Facilitated by Florida SBDC Network Headquarters Topic: Business Basics Design thinking is a way to innovate and approach user centered solutions to problems. Many businesses have adopted design thinking to guide business decisions, to innovate, and to grow. Take the Florida SBDC’s no-cost online course to begin developing a design thinking mindset, understand the stages, see examples, and access tips and tools you can use. This course takes approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes to complete and there is…

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First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning Module

October 21 @ 12:15 am - October 31 @ 11:45 pm
Online

Online Facilitated by University of Mary Washington SBDC Topic: Start-up Assistance Available 24/7 This is a self-guided online learning module that covers the First Steps to Starting a Business webinar. It will provide you with information about SBDC services, research sources, and an overview of the desirable qualities of an entrepreneur. Key takeaways include: Understanding how the SBDC can help your business Creating a mission statement Exploring customer discovery Providing information on the various Business Structures Licensing Registration Insurances Speaker(s):…

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7th Annual HBCU/MSI Partnerships Meeting in Collaboration with NSF EPSCoR

October 26 @ 8:00 am - October 27 @ 5:00 pm
Online Event

This event is targeting NASA’s immediate and future subcontracting opportunities for HBCUs and MSIs. About this event This event is targeting NASA’s immediate and future subcontracting opportunities for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). This is an opportunity to network with representatives from NASA its prime contractors, . At this year's event, NASA/MSFC will be partnering with The Catalyst Center for Business & Entrepreneurship, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Established Program to Stimulate Competitive…

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VIRTUAL: 2021 Southeast Region Federal Construction Infrastructure & Environmental Summit

October 27 @ 7:00 am - October 28 @ 5:00 pm
Virtual Conference

Considering the current COVID operational environment, anticipated government travel restrictions and the commitment of all co-hosts to provide a valuable, impactful and safe event, we are postponing the in-person Southeast Region Federal Construction Infrastructure & Environmental Summit until April 6-7, 2022 in Wilmington, North Carolina.  We are as disappointed in this decision as everyone who will read this message, but ultimately, we feel it is the best decision given the current environment and trending figures.  Although we cannot gather in-person…

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: Energy Resilience at N.C. Military Bases – How Should a Strategy Be Developed?

October 27 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Virtual

North Carolina military bases are vulnerable to natural disasters, especially impacts to the energy system. Many energy systems were built decades ago but it is not realistic for all these systems to be immediately replaced. It is also not feasible nor practicable to island an entire base with a microgrid, despite a successful pilot project on one part of the base. So how can an installation provide system reliability while transitioning older systems to on-site renewable energy generation? How does…

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: Offshore Wind Energy Target for N.C. – How Will it Work with the Military in the State?

October 27 @ 9:45 am - 10:45 am
Virtual

Many states, North Carolina included, have enacted an offshore wind energy target. North Carolina has three offshore wind energy sites, including Kitty Hawk, which is being developed by Avangrid Renewables. The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) recently gave approval for the Kitty Hawk site to move forward with an Environmental Impact Statement. Learn from Avangrid Renewables on how they are working with the BOEM and the military to move this offshore wind site forward. In addition, this session…

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Program & Requirements Brief: Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual

Representatives from the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (Mid-Atlantic and Southeast) will present and engage in an interactive discussion with businesses.  Audience participation throughout the session is strongly encouraged.  Presentation and discussion with the audience will address: FY2021 program of work for new and renovation construction, maintenance, environmental and energy projects, other infrastructure construction, architectural and engineering services, facilities-related service contracts and other opportunities at each facility or throughout each agency’s area of responsibility Impact of budget constraints on FY2022…

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DANC Government Relations virtual forum – brief provided by Elaine F. Marshall, Secretary of State

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Online

You're invited to the Government Relations virtual forum on Wednesday, October 27 at 10am with keynote speaker Elaine F. Marshall, Secretary of State. Advance registration is strongly encouraged. Click here to register! Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9196969863?pwd=Q3JJbUlDR1dyaDBFa3pHR3JySEFjQT09 Meeting ID: 919 696 9863 Passcode: DANC One tap mobile +9196969863#*642321# US (Washington DC) DANC Government Relations Leaders; Chair - David Hayden, US Army (Ret), Smith Anderson Co-Chair - Joe Angell, US Navy (Ret), WileyWilson

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: US Coast Guard SILC & General Services Administration (Region 4 Public Buildings Service) Program & Requirements Brief

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 pm
Virtual

Representatives from the US Coast Guard SILC and General Services Administration PBS will present and engage in an interactive discussion with businesses.  Audience participation throughout the session is strongly encouraged.  Presentation and discussion with the audience will address: FY2021 program of work for new and renovation construction, maintenance, environmental and energy projects, other infrastructure construction, architectural and engineering services, facilities-related service contracts and other opportunities at each facility or throughout each agency’s area of responsibility Impact of budget constraints on…

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: US Army Corps of Engineers Program & Requirements Brief: Wilmington, Baltimore, Norfolk, Charleston & Savannah Districts

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual

Representatives from the US Army Corps of Engineers will present and engage in an interactive discussion with businesses.  Audience participation throughout the session is strongly encouraged.  Presentation and discussion with the audience will address: FY2021 program of work for new and renovation construction, maintenance, environmental and energy projects, other infrastructure construction, architectural and engineering services, facilities-related service contracts and other opportunities at each facility or throughout each agency’s area of responsibility Impact of budget constraints on FY2022 and future projects…

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2021 Virtual SE FedCon Summit: CyberStructure: Building A Cybersecurity Compliance Infrastructure

October 28 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Virtual Conference

VIRTUAL SESSION FOCUS: OCTOBER 28, 2021: 1145-1245: CyberStructure: Building A Cybersecurity Compliance Infrastructure REGISTER HERE The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) put an end to organizations having the option to self-attest to cybersecurity compliance, as well as the “checklist” method of compliance. CMMC is a quality management system for cybersecurity, and compliance is a business decision that affects every aspect of the organization. This session will focus on building a holistic cybersecurity quality management system program, including transitioning from compliance…

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Havelock Lunch & Learn: Marketing Strategies

October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Craven Community College, STEM 126 Conference Room

Join speaker Jeanne Eury for a Lunch & Learn event focusing on small business marketing topics. This no-cost event will introduce ways to maximize your marketing with proven methods! Register Here

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Let’s Build Together Subcontractor Event (Session #3)

October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Elizabeth City State University KE White Graduate Center, Room 107A

Topic: Government Contracting Let's Build Together Subcontractor Event Whiting-Turner Team will provide specific information about the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center project, when bid documents will be available, and other ways to get involved. Since all new subs/vendors must be pre-qualified, we will be reviewing our pre-qualification procedure and providing insight into our Quality and Safety programs. Agenda 1. Competitive Bidding 2. Reviewing Scopes 3. Building Connected 4. Exclusions/Inclusions 5. One-on-one counseling services with SBTDC for Capability Statements, NAICS Codes, Duns…

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November 2021

ANNOUNCEMENT: Making Sense of COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Virtual

EVENT WEBSITE The North Carolina Military Business Center, and Smith Anderson, a full-service business and litigation law firm, will host a “Making Sense of COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates” webinar series. When. November 2, 2021 from 9:00 until 10:00 AM December: date to be announced Registration. This is a free webinar; however, pre-registration is required in order to receive the virtual platform credentials. Credentials will be emailed out a few days prior to the training. About. Government contractors, subcontractors, and employers are…

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Finance Essentials – Credit 101 with SBA-ONLINE

November 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Craven Community College Small Business Center The Volt Center, 205 FIrst Street
New Bern, NC 28562
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Craven Community College Small Business Center The Volt Center Topic: Financing How to Increase Your Credit Score to Over 740 Points and Prepare for a Business Bank Loan. Now more than ever, having good credit is important in being able to obtain a loan for your business or personally. Come learn the legal tricks credit bureaus do not reveal on how to raise your score by simply the way you use your credit cards, treat inquiries, make payments, and carry…

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INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual via Zoom for Government

The North Carolina Military Business Center is pleased to announce several “Introduction to Federal Contracting” sessions. Due to the COVID pandemic and to increase accessibility to businesses across the state, these sessions will be held in a virtual platform. When. August 10, 2021 from 0900-1100 November 3, 2021 from 0900-1100 February 9, 2022 from 0900-1100 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products,…

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INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center is pleased to announce several “Introduction to Federal Contracting” sessions. Due to the COVID pandemic and to increase accessibility to businesses across the state, these sessions will be held in a virtual platform. When. August 10, 2021 from 0900-1100 November 3, 2021 from 0900-1100 February 9, 2022 from 0900-1100 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products,…

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Celebrating Veteran Business Strength and Resilience

November 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual

Please join the U. S. Small Business Administration Southeast Region District Offices, as we celebrate 2021 National Veterans Small Business Week (NVSBW). This year’s virtual event will be packed with information which will take the guess work out of launching or growing a veteran-owned small business. SBA will share information on the latest programs and services, plus hear a message from each of SBA’s resource partners. The event will also include a panel of Vetrepreneurs, that will share details on…

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Fayetteville Power Breakfast Series – For Our Defense

November 9 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Rudolph Jones Student Center, Fayetteville State University, 1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28311 United States
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Two days before Veteran’s Day, the Power Breakfast will feature a panel of large and small defense contractors to discuss landing contracts, advances in military technology and the Defense Department’s direction. Join us November 9 to celebrate our veterans and learn more about a growing sector of the Fayetteville region’s economy that plays a critical role in our nation’s defense. To learn about becoming a founding sponsor, contact the Greater Fayetteville Business Journal at 910.240.9697 or marketing@bizfayetteville.com. REGISTER HERE

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Federal Small Business Certification Programs

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Online Webinar

Do you currently sell, or are you interested in selling, your goods or services to the federal government? If so, please join this webinar hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration's North Carolina District Office as we discuss small business certifications to give your firm an edge in the lucrative government contracting arena. The certification programs to be discussed include Woman-Owned Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Veteran & Service-Disabled Veteran, 8(a) Business Development, and the HUBZone program. This webinar will…

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SBA’s Small Business Certification Programs – Webinar

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Online

Do you currently sell, or are you interested in selling your goods or services to the federal government? If so, please join this webinar hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s North Carolina District Office as we discuss small business certifications to give your firm an edge in the lucrative government contracting arena. The certification programs to be discussed include Woman-Owned Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Veteran & Service-Disabled Veteran, 8(a) Business Development, and the HUBZone program. This webinar will…

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INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (GSA) VIRTUAL, NOVEMBER 9, 2021

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Zoom Webinar

The North Carolina Military Business Center and General Services Administration (GSA) will host an “Introduction to GSA” webinar virtually on November 9, 2021 from 9:00-11:00 AM. About. GSA Schedule (also referred to as Multiple Award Schedule and Federal Supply Schedule) is a long-term government wide contract.  The program awards approximately $50 billion worth of goods and services.  For federal agencies and State and Local governments, the program is a fast, easy, and effective contracting vehicle that provides access to millions of commercial…

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Roundtable: Succession Planning for Small Business

November 10 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Craven Community College Student Center, Naumann Community Room, Room 115, 800 College Court
New Bern, NC 28562
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Wed 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM Craven Community College Student Center, Naumann Community Room, Room 115 Topic: Managing a Business How have you prepared your small business for the next generation? Succession planning should begin in the business planning stage and is integral to a successful transfer as you move toward retirement. Speaker(s): Clayton Cheek, The Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek, PLLC Fee: No Cost Register Online Already Registered? Sign in for more information. Phone: 252-638-1166 Email: sbc@cravencc.edu Location…

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Human Resources and Accounting Tips for GovCon – When to hire…when to buy tools…

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online

Program Format: Online Meeting (Live)Training Topics: Government Contracting, Human Resources Description: Join our experts from Rocket City HR and Anglin Reichmann CPAs to learn about independent consultants, hiring the first employee, how to manage the accounting aspects...making those hard decisions hiring your first employees. Rocket City HR – Sheila Boyd Anglin Reichmann – Meg Hampton The Catalyst has obtained Subject Matter Experts (SME) to share their knowledge during two-hour classes as part of our Government Contracting Credentials (GCC) series which is a series…

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SBA Resource Day

November 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Online

Free seminar covering the SBA’s resources and financing programs to assist small businesses to start, grow, expand, and recover! Hear from SBA resource partners that provide free counseling assistance and learn about SBA-backed loan programs and disaster resources. To register, email frank.anderson@sba.gov.

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New Bern Lunch & Learn: How to Write a Business Plan for Small Businesses

November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce, 316 S. Front Street
New Bern, NC 28560
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New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce Topic: Business Basics Learn how to improve your business plan using Live Plan. Don't have a business plan learn how to write one. This course is for the novices to the experts and is designed to help anyone at any stage of their business plan writing. Speaker(s): Dr. Jeff Wilke Co-Sponsor(s): New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce Fee: No Cost Register Online Already Registered? Sign in for more information. Phone: 252-638-1166 Email: sbc@cravencc.edu Location…

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Construction Quality Management for Contractors

November 18 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Coastal Carolina Community College, Continuing Education Bldg., Room 103 + Google Map

This course is required by both the Army Corp of Engineers (COE) and the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) for contractors doing business aboard military installations. The CQM program covers the following topics: what is CQM, Contractor and Government Responsibilities, Quality Management Planning, the Contractor's QC Plan, the Governments QA Plan, the Pre-Construction Meeting, the Coordination and Mutual Understanding Meeting, Submittals, the Three Phases of Control, Testing, Documentation, and Certification by the QC Manager that all procedures were done in accordance…

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Southeast North Carolina Military Business Outreach

November 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd.
Jacksonville, NC 28540 United States
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EVENT WEBSITE The Southeastern North Carolina Military Business Outreach invites businesses (large and small) to attend and learn about federal procurements. When. November 18, 2021 Please note: This free event will have a morning session (9:00 AM-12:30 PM) and an afternoon session (1:30 PM-5:00 PM), with the same information being passed at both sessions.  We know some of you like mornings and some like afternoons so we are offering identical sessions to best meet your busy schedules.  There will also be a virtual component for this…

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How to Build an Eective Capability Statement: Federal Marketing During COVID-19

November 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online Webinar

Branding Your Small Business for Contract Opportunities Government contracting has always been a very profitable avenue for small businesses that know the strategies that set them apart. The competition to win government contracts has increased and standing out is critical during this global pandemic. Attend this webinar to learn the dos and don’ts, how to effectively market your company, and the essential items that federal agencies expect from small business owners. Training is FREE to 7(j) eligible small businesses. Who can participate? Small business owners who: are…

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Havelock Lunch & Learn: Starting a Small Business-From a Veteran Small Business Owners Perspective

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Craven Community College, STEM 126 Conference Room

Thu 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Craven Community College STEM 126 - Conference Room STEM 126 Topic: Business Basics Join us for this months Lunch & Learn where our speaker Dan Spangler will discuss his experience starting a business and some of the most important things he learned along the way. Speaker(s): Dan Spangler, A Dog's Dream Co-Sponsor(s): Havelock Chamber of Commerce Fee: No Cost Register Online Already Registered? Sign in for more information. Email: sbc@cravencc.edu Location Craven Community College…

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Southeast North Carolina Military Business Outreach

November 18 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd.
Jacksonville, NC 28540 United States
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EVENT WEBSITE The Southeastern North Carolina Military Business Outreach invites businesses (large and small) to attend and learn about federal procurements. When. November 18, 2021 Please note: This free event will have a morning session (9:00 AM-12:30 PM) and an afternoon session (1:30 PM-5:00 PM), with the same information being passed at both sessions.  We know some of you like mornings and some like afternoons so we are offering identical sessions to best meet your busy schedules.  There will also be a virtual component for this…

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Let’s Build Together Subcontractor Event (Session #4)

November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Elizabeth City State University KE White Graduate Center, Room 107A

Topic: Government Contracting Let's Build Together Subcontractor Event Whiting-Turner Team will provide specific information about the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center project, when bid documents will be available, and other ways to get involved. Since all new subs/vendors must be pre-qualified, we will be reviewing our pre-qualification procedure and providing insight into our Quality and Safety programs. Agenda 1. Safety & Quality Control 2. On-site safety requirements 3. On-site Quality Control 4. One-on-one counseling services with SBTDC for Capability Statements, NAICS…

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December 2021

2021 Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit (SOARS) Virtual

December 7 @ 10:00 am - December 9 @ 1:00 pm
Virtual

ABOUT The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center and the North Carolina Department of Transportation are pleased to announce the Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit (SOARS) on December 7-9, 2021 virtually. Due to the COVID pandemic and to increase accessibility to businesses across the state, the 2021 SOARS will be held in a virtual platform. SUMMIT PARTNERS. Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina When. December 7-9,…

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Roundtable: Jingle & Mingle

December 8 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Craven Community College Student Center, Naumann Community Room, Room 115, 800 College Court
New Bern, NC 28562
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Craven Community College Student Center, Naumann Community Room, Room 115 Topic: Start-up Assistance Fee: No Cost Register Online Already Registered? Sign in for more information. Phone: 252-638-1166 Email: sbc@cravencc.edu Location Craven Community College Student Center, Naumann Community Room, Room 115 800 College Court New Bern, NC 28562

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Have a great business idea? You should write it down! Don’t know how? Let SBA and SCORE show you how!

December 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Online

Description The reality is no matter how great your business idea, lenders and supporters are less likely to take a chance on you if you can't produce a business plan. In this free workshop, experts from SBA, SCORE and the WWBC will teach you the basic parts of a good business plan and why they're necessary: · Executive Summary · Market Analysis · Company Description · Management and Organization · Marketing and Sales · Services and/or products · Financial Projections…

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Let’s Build Together Subcontractor Event (Session #5)

December 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Elizabeth City State University KE White Graduate Center, Room 107A

Topic: Government Contracting Let's Build Together Subcontractor Event Whiting-Turner Team will provide specific information about the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center project, when bid documents will be available, and other ways to get involved. Since all new subs/vendors must be pre-qualified, we will be reviewing our pre-qualification procedure and providing insight into our Quality and Safety programs. Agenda 1. Invoicing & Change Orders 2. Invoice requirements 3. Quality Control site requirements 4. One-on-one counseling services with SBTDC for Capability Statements, NAICS…

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January 2022

INTRODUCTION TO MULTIPLE AWARD CONTRACT VEHICLES (VIRTUAL)

January 11, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Multiple Award Contract Vehicles” virtually on the following dates: January 11 from 0900-1030 June 28 from 0900-1030 About. This session provides information about and discussion of the government’s use of Multiple-Award, Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity contracts for supplies, services and construction. Registration. This is a free webinar; however, pre-registration is required in order to receive the virtual platform credentials. Credentials will be emailed out a few days prior to the training. Registration

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WIDE AREA WORK FLOW: GETTING PAID AS A FEDERAL CONTRACTOR (VIRTUAL)

January 18, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Wide Area Work Flow: Getting Paid as a Federal Contractor” virtually on the following dates: January 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 April 5, 2022 from 0900-1030 July 19, 2022 from 0900-1030 October 4, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. Upon completion of this training, attendees will be able to describe and utilize the federal government’s Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF) system. Topics will include: accessing the WAWF, developing an invoice on WAWF, submitting the invoice,…

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Let’s Build Together Subcontractor Event (Session #6)

January 27, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Elizabeth City State University KE White Graduate Center, Room 107A

Topic: Government Contracting Let's Build Together Subcontractor Event Whiting-Turner Team will provide specific information about the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center project, when bid documents will be available, and other ways to get involved. Since all new subs/vendors must be pre-qualified, we will be reviewing our pre-qualification procedure and providing insight into our Quality and Safety programs. Agenda 1. Project Closeout 2. Warranties, Liens, O&M 3. Facilities Expectations 4. One-on-one counseling services with SBTDC for Capability Statements and Final Proposals Speaker(s):…

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February 2022

INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING

February 9, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual via Zoom for Government

The North Carolina Military Business Center is pleased to announce several “Introduction to Federal Contracting” sessions. Due to the COVID pandemic and to increase accessibility to businesses across the state, these sessions will be held in a virtual platform. When. August 10, 2021 from 0900-1100 November 3, 2021 from 0900-1100 February 9, 2022 from 0900-1100 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products,…

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EFFECTIVELY PRESENTING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE GOVERNMENT, MILITARY & PRIME CONTRACTORS (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

February 16, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors” virtually on the following dates: February 16, 2022 from 0900-1030 May 24, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 9, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training focuses on real world tips, tricks, tools and lessons learned on how to effectively market a business to federal customers. It also focuses on techniques to market a business to federal prime contractors,…

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March 2022

WEBINAR: FINDING AND UNDERSTANDING FEDERAL OPPORTUNITIES (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

March 1, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Finding and Understanding Federal Opportunities” virtually on the following dates: March 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 June 14, 2022 from 0900-1030 September 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 December 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. A follow on to “Introduction to Federal Contracting” this training focuses on identifying federal websites used by government agencies to advertise current opportunities for goods and services and long-range procurement forecasts. Examples include, but are not limited to SAM.gov, DIBBS, GSA,…

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WEBINAR: HOW TO UNDERSTAND AN RFP (MAR 15, VIRTUAL)

March 15, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “How to Understand an RFP” virtually on the following date: March 15, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. Learn how to thoroughly understand an RFP, make go – no go decisions, and make sure you’re compliant with the RFP. Registration. This is a free webinar; however, pre-registration is required in order to receive the virtual platform credentials. Credentials will be emailed out a few days prior to the training. Register

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April 2022

WIDE AREA WORK FLOW: GETTING PAID AS A FEDERAL CONTRACTOR (VIRTUAL)

April 5, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Wide Area Work Flow: Getting Paid as a Federal Contractor” virtually on the following dates: January 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 April 5, 2022 from 0900-1030 July 19, 2022 from 0900-1030 October 4, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. Upon completion of this training, attendees will be able to describe and utilize the federal government’s Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF) system. Topics will include: accessing the WAWF, developing an invoice on WAWF, submitting the invoice,…

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2022 Southeast Region Federal Construction Infrastructure & Environmental Summit

April 6, 2022 @ 8:00 am - April 7, 2022 @ 5:00 pm
Wilmington Convention Center, 515 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
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HOSTED BY: Office of United States Senator Richard Burr Office of United State Senator Thom Tillis North Carolina Military Business Center WHEN. October 27-28, 2021: "Summit Light" virtually April 6-7, 2022: In-Person at the Wilmington Convention Center, 515 Nutt Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 *Registration for the virtual Summit in October 2021 and in-person Summit in April 2022 are both live.  PURPOSE.  “The Summit” brings together over 750 representatives of the Corps of Engineers, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Fort Bragg, Marine Corps Installations…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA: Session 1: Government Contract Opportunities & Contractor Responses

April 26, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm
Virtual

The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney, Executive Director of the NCMBC.…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 2: Leveraging Non-Competitive and Limited Competition Acquisitions and Sources of Supply

April 27, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 3: Critical Data for Success as a Defense Contractor

April 28, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 4: Technology Research and Tools

April 28, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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May 2022

2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 5: Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification and Defense Contractor Requirements

May 3, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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REGIONAL MILITARY SMALL BUSINESS OUTREACH AND VENDOR EVENT (MAY 4)

May 4, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Maxwell Center, 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr.
Goldsboro, NC 27534
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UPDATE: Considering the current COVID operational environment, anticipated government restrictions and the commitment of all co-hosts to provide a valuable, impactful and safe event, we are postponing this event until May 4, 2022.  We are as disappointed in this decision as everyone who will read this message, but ultimately, we feel it is the best decision given the current environment and trending figures. The North Carolina Military Business Center, Wayne Community College and Fayetteville Technical Community College are pleased to host the Regional…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 6: Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors

May 4, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING (SEVERAL DATES)

May 6, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Federal Contracting” virtually on the following dates: May 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 11, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products, construction and engineering and non-personal services; marketing a business to the federal government; socio-economic small business programs; registering as a federal contractor; locating,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA: Session 7: Cost Estimating & Developing Pricing Proposals

May 10, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 8: Financing Government Contracts

May 11, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA -Session 9: Cost Accounting Standards & Contract Audits

May 12, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 10: Debriefings, Protests & Contract Administration Issues

May 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 11: HR Considerations and Labor Laws Related to Executing Federal Contracts

May 18, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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2022 VIRTUAL DCA – Session 12 Teaming Arrangements, Joint Ventures, Mentor-Protégé Programs and Limitations on Subcontracting

May 19, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

2022 VIRTUAL DEFENSE CONTRACTOR ACADEMY The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center will offer an intermediate-level of instruction to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. “The Defense Contractor Academy provides the advanced skills businesses need in federal business development,  competitive processes and federal contracting procedures to grow in the federal  marketplace – and to grow jobs in North Carolina,” – Scott Dorney,…

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EFFECTIVELY PRESENTING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE GOVERNMENT, MILITARY & PRIME CONTRACTORS (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

May 24, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors” virtually on the following dates: February 16, 2022 from 0900-1030 May 24, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 9, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training focuses on real world tips, tricks, tools and lessons learned on how to effectively market a business to federal customers. It also focuses on techniques to market a business to federal prime contractors,…

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June 2022

WEBINAR: FINDING AND UNDERSTANDING FEDERAL OPPORTUNITIES (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

June 14, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Finding and Understanding Federal Opportunities” virtually on the following dates: March 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 June 14, 2022 from 0900-1030 September 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 December 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. A follow on to “Introduction to Federal Contracting” this training focuses on identifying federal websites used by government agencies to advertise current opportunities for goods and services and long-range procurement forecasts. Examples include, but are not limited to SAM.gov, DIBBS, GSA,…

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INTRODUCTION TO MULTIPLE AWARD CONTRACT VEHICLES (VIRTUAL)

June 28, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Multiple Award Contract Vehicles” virtually on the following dates: January 11 from 0900-1030 June 28 from 0900-1030 About. This session provides information about and discussion of the government’s use of Multiple-Award, Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity contracts for supplies, services and construction. Registration. This is a free webinar; however, pre-registration is required in order to receive the virtual platform credentials. Credentials will be emailed out a few days prior to the training. Registration

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July 2022

WIDE AREA WORK FLOW: GETTING PAID AS A FEDERAL CONTRACTOR (VIRTUAL)

July 19, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Wide Area Work Flow: Getting Paid as a Federal Contractor” virtually on the following dates: January 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 April 5, 2022 from 0900-1030 July 19, 2022 from 0900-1030 October 4, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. Upon completion of this training, attendees will be able to describe and utilize the federal government’s Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF) system. Topics will include: accessing the WAWF, developing an invoice on WAWF, submitting the invoice,…

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August 2022

INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING (SEVERAL DATES)

August 11, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Federal Contracting” virtually on the following dates: May 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 11, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products, construction and engineering and non-personal services; marketing a business to the federal government; socio-economic small business programs; registering as a federal contractor; locating,…

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EFFECTIVELY PRESENTING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE GOVERNMENT, MILITARY & PRIME CONTRACTORS (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

August 18, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors” virtually on the following dates: February 16, 2022 from 0900-1030 May 24, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 9, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training focuses on real world tips, tricks, tools and lessons learned on how to effectively market a business to federal customers. It also focuses on techniques to market a business to federal prime contractors,…

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September 2022

WEBINAR: FINDING AND UNDERSTANDING FEDERAL OPPORTUNITIES (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

September 6, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Finding and Understanding Federal Opportunities” virtually on the following dates: March 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 June 14, 2022 from 0900-1030 September 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 December 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. A follow on to “Introduction to Federal Contracting” this training focuses on identifying federal websites used by government agencies to advertise current opportunities for goods and services and long-range procurement forecasts. Examples include, but are not limited to SAM.gov, DIBBS, GSA,…

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October 2022

WIDE AREA WORK FLOW: GETTING PAID AS A FEDERAL CONTRACTOR (VIRTUAL)

October 4, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Wide Area Work Flow: Getting Paid as a Federal Contractor” virtually on the following dates: January 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 April 5, 2022 from 0900-1030 July 19, 2022 from 0900-1030 October 4, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. Upon completion of this training, attendees will be able to describe and utilize the federal government’s Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF) system. Topics will include: accessing the WAWF, developing an invoice on WAWF, submitting the invoice,…

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November 2022

INTRODUCTION TO FEDERAL CONTRACTING (SEVERAL DATES)

November 1, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Federal Contracting” virtually on the following dates: May 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 11, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products, construction and engineering and non-personal services; marketing a business to the federal government; socio-economic small business programs; registering as a federal contractor; locating,…

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EFFECTIVELY PRESENTING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE GOVERNMENT, MILITARY & PRIME CONTRACTORS (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

November 9, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors” virtually on the following dates: February 16, 2022 from 0900-1030 May 24, 2022 from 0900-1030 August 18, 2022 from 0900-1030 November 9, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. This training focuses on real world tips, tricks, tools and lessons learned on how to effectively market a business to federal customers. It also focuses on techniques to market a business to federal prime contractors,…

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December 2022

WEBINAR: FINDING AND UNDERSTANDING FEDERAL OPPORTUNITIES (VIRTUAL, SEVERAL DATES)

December 6, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Virtual

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Finding and Understanding Federal Opportunities” virtually on the following dates: March 1, 2022 from 0900-1030 June 14, 2022 from 0900-1030 September 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 December 6, 2022 from 0900-1030 About. A follow on to “Introduction to Federal Contracting” this training focuses on identifying federal websites used by government agencies to advertise current opportunities for goods and services and long-range procurement forecasts. Examples include, but are not limited to SAM.gov, DIBBS, GSA,…

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