Business Digest

BUSINESS DIGEST

October 16, 2008

Owners seminars to focus on government contracts

The Howard County Economic Development Authority's Center for Business and Technology Development is partnering with TargetGov to present a series of seminars for small business owners, "Government Contracting Institute," to be held at the center, 9250 Bendix Road North, Columbia.

"Introduction to Government Contracting," a seminar for new and existing businesses that want to sell products or services to federal, state, county and other agencies, will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday.

Participants can learn contracting law, rules and key players; types of contracts; and how the Federal Acquisition Regulations control how contracts are written, advertised, competed for and awarded.

"Intermediate Government Contracting" will be offered from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

"Proposal Writing to Win Contracts" is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 30; "Contract and Project Management" from 8:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 6; and "Accounting for Government Contractors," from 8:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 13.

The series concludes with "Security Clearances" from 8:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 20.

The cost is $250 for the first workshop registration and $200 for subsequent workshops.

Information: 410-313-6550 or www.thecenter.biz.

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