Learn about service centers and cost allocation methods, specifically direct allocation and step allocation, that can help you understand the "true" cost of your products and services so you can price them for a profitable return.
Managing a remote team as a government contractor can be difficult if not handled correctly; however, it is possible to make a successful transition from onsite to remote staff. Here are ten tips to get you started.
Many government contractors opt to use policies and procedures that they either find online or obtain from other sources. Herein lies the problem. How do you know that what is a compliant practice for one organization will result in a compliant practice for your organization?
The DOJ's Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative will target government contractors and grant recipients' security procedures in order to limit future cybersecurity problems. In this article, we review what you should know about the new civil cyber-fraud initiative, what might lead to infractions, and how to avoid hefty fines.
With the potential redirected push for cost-type contracting over fixed-price contracting, there are new compliance issues for government contractors.
The SF1408, Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Accounting System) details some sixteen specific requirements a potential contractor must meet for their accounting system to be considered adequate. To make compliance more understandable and attainable, we've compiled the following five capabilities contractors should implement and document in written policies and procedures.
Do you have a lease? If so, it is important to be aware of the new Lease Accounting Standards for Government Contractors. Lease accounting standards are changing and government contractors need to know how this will affect them.
The federal government is the largest single customer in the world. Continuing with our Basics of Government Contracting Series, in this blog post we discuss how the federal government buys goods and services and what you need to know as a government contractor.
Retaining talent in a post-Covid environment can be challenging, but it is important to keep your employees engaged and productive. Here are five tips on how you can successfully retain your talented people when economic uncertainty looms overhead.
If you're thinking about pursuing government contracts, it's important that you weigh the pros and cons carefully to make an informed decision.