Exploring TED Talks for Contractors

TED

TED is a non-profit organization devoted to “Ideas Worth Spreading.” The venture began in 1984 intended to focus on Technology, Entertainment, and Design. Since then, it’s expanded its global reach, staged annual conferences, and the garnered the participation of the

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Daily Headlines: 03/28/03

Daily News

Here’s what’s happening today … Sequester cut many things … But, not contractor PAC contributions. DoD civilian furloughs reduced from 22 days to 14 days … And will begin in mid-June. Congress alleges VA conflict of interest … By having

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Daily Headlines: 03/26/13

Daily News

And, for today’s news … North Carolina joins a number of states in requiring that all businesses with 25 or more employees use the federal E-Verify system to ensure proper employment authorization … But, sequester being sequester, a key component

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As Budgets Shrink, Will P3s Grow?

Puzzle Pieces

All public budgets seem to be shrinking these days, but the list of needed projects seems to be growing: schools, health facilities, public utilities, infrastructure. But, where’s the funding? One possibility is Public-Private-Partnerships or P3s, which may be gaining ground.

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Daily Headlines: 03/25/13

Daily News

Headline news for Monday … GSA schedules, audits, and more … Jonathon Aronie, partner with Shepard Mullin, discusses trends in contract negotiations, IG audits, and other related items. 10 priorities to ensure success at the Federal Acquisition Service … Set

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Daily Headlines: 03/21/13

Daily News

Here are today’s headlines … Chuck Hagel is something of an enigma … Is that good or bad for contractors? Telecommuting … Is it right for your contracting business? Didn’t see that one coming … The CIA and Amazon hook

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