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Crafting GovCon Communication Clarity: Mastering Business Writing for Influence, Persuasion, and Compliance

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/crafting-govcon-communication-clarity-mastering-business-writing-for-influence-persuasion-and-compliance/ Whether your task today is to craft a contract, claim, requests for equitable adjustments, protest, decision memo, source selection statement or any other contracting file documentation, this class will provide you with tools for clarity, persuasion, and comprehension.  In each of the six two-hour sessions, we will dive into a review and discussion that explores […]

FUN with the FAR℠

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/fun-with-the-far-season-11/ https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/bundle-save-fun-with-the-far-s11-may-the-clause-be-with-you-s5/ January 17, 2024 – December 18, 2024 12:00 PM-1:30 PM May the Clause Be With YouSM and FUN with the FARSM are held on alternating Wednesdays 26 Bi-Weekly* Sessions from January 17, 2024 to December 18, 2024 Covering each Part of the Federal Acquisition Regulation and created to make the FAR approachable and […]

Maximizing Competition & Small Business Utilization through Effective Market Research

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/maximizing-competition-small-business-utilization-through-effective-market-research/ This three-part course will focus on maximizing competition and small business utilization in contractors’ procurement activities. In addition to exploring FAR-based competition, we will also explore market research strategies and channels to increase the competitive field in contractors’ subcontracting and procurements. This will include means by which to identify potential small business and other […]

Tech Data for Subcontractors and Researchers

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/tech-data-for-subcontractors-and-researchers/ This course will begin by building a foundation with technical data rights under both the FAR and DFARS regulations for civilian and defense contractors and subcontractors.  Next, the course will discuss the mandatory and optional flow-down clauses that apply to subcontractors working under prime and higher-tier subcontractors.  It will discuss strategies for negotiating both […]

Contract Pricing and Pricing Fundamentals – Mason CPE

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Many federal contractors are wasting significant amounts of time and increasing audit risk and exposure by the improper use of price and cost analysis. Many contractors and Government oversight officials do not understand the true requirements contained in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) regarding the use of Price Analysis versus Cost Analysis. This results in […]

GovCon 101 – Export Controls

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When selling overseas or interacting with international business partners, companies are required to navigate a complicated web of export control laws. Potentially touching any product or technology moving through U.S. commerce, but especially targeting products and technologies implicating national defense, the export administration regulations issued by the U.S. Department of Commerce and by the U.S. […]

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Maximize Travel Cost Recovery – FAR Part 31.205-46

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/maximize-travel-cost-recovery-far-part-31-205-46-apr-4-2024/ During this 2-hour program we will take a deep dive into the Travel Costs cost principle, FAR 31.205-46, and examine the “dos” and “don’ts” of charging certain travel costs to the Federal government. We will examine the regulations, DCAA guidance, and document retention requirements surrounding the cost principle. We’ll also provide contractors with tips […]

Crafting GovCon Communication Clarity: Mastering Business Writing for Influence, Persuasion, and Compliance

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/crafting-govcon-communication-clarity-mastering-business-writing-for-influence-persuasion-and-compliance/ Whether your task today is to craft a contract, claim, requests for equitable adjustments, protest, decision memo, source selection statement or any other contracting file documentation, this class will provide you with tools for clarity, persuasion, and comprehension.  In each of the six two-hour sessions, we will dive into a review and discussion that explores […]

Contractor Purchasing System Reviews (CPSR) – Mason CPE

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This course addresses the current Contractor Purchasing System Review (CPSR) environment industry is facing, including the challenges and nuances of the pandemic-caused pivot to the virtual CPSR setting. We will also explore the subject matter areas and common pitfalls that contractors are repeatedly encountering through their CPSRs. This course is recommended for individuals who are […]

May the Clause Be With You℠

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/may-the-clause-be-with-you-season-5/ https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/bundle-save-fun-with-the-far-s11-may-the-clause-be-with-you-s5/ New This Year: May the Clause Be With You℠ runs on the Wednesdays that FUN with the FAR does not run! Join both with this excellent combo! 2024 Annual Subscription includes 20 Short, Focused Sessions, approximately 1 hour in Length, to Highlight the How and Why of Important FAR and DFARS Clauses In this […]

Maximizing Competition & Small Business Utilization through Effective Market Research

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/maximizing-competition-small-business-utilization-through-effective-market-research/ This three-part course will focus on maximizing competition and small business utilization in contractors’ procurement activities. In addition to exploring FAR-based competition, we will also explore market research strategies and channels to increase the competitive field in contractors’ subcontracting and procurements. This will include means by which to identify potential small business and other […]

Event Series DCAA Audit Issues

DCAA Audit Insights

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/dcaa-audit-issues-may-23-30-jun-6-13-2024/ FORVIS Government Contracting experts will review current DCAA Audit focus areas, trends, and share their real world experiences with current and ongoing DCAA Audits.  How to Navigate Audit Challenges Unravelling the Complexities In this initial session, Bill Walter will provide an overview of the role DCAA plays in contract oversight and their interaction with […]

Subcontract Management – Mason CPE

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This Subcontract Management course is a comprehensive tutorial that explores FAR Part 44, Subcontracting – focusing on identifying and mitigating the vast array of risks often encountered by Government contractors in subcontract arrangements. Against a backdrop of the applicable regulations and relevant case law, the course explores numerous over-arching concepts inherent in federal subcontracting, providing […]

Event Series Case of the Month 2024

Case of the Month

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/case-of-the-month-2024/ Please join our Case of the Month Club, a program in which our expert instructors will take a deep dive into recent decisions involving issues that affect all of us on a regular basis.  This class, meant for contracting professionals, will focus on different cases, going beyond the mere holding into the history, tactics, […]

FUN with the FAR℠

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/fun-with-the-far-season-11/ https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/bundle-save-fun-with-the-far-s11-may-the-clause-be-with-you-s5/ January 17, 2024 – December 18, 2024 12:00 PM-1:30 PM May the Clause Be With YouSM and FUN with the FARSM are held on alternating Wednesdays 26 Bi-Weekly* Sessions from January 17, 2024 to December 18, 2024 Covering each Part of the Federal Acquisition Regulation and created to make the FAR approachable and […]

Demystifying Intellectual Property in Government Contracting Series

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/demystifying-intellectual-property-in-government-contracting-series-2023/ The Demystifying Intellectual Property in Government Contracting virtual class series provides access to two experts in Government Contracting Intellectual Property law and policy, on a monthly basis. The sessions will dive deep into important and timely issues related to IP and Data Rights for government employees and contractors. And, of course, bring your questions to the sessions. Demystifying […]

Maximizing Competition & Small Business Utilization through Effective Market Research

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/maximizing-competition-small-business-utilization-through-effective-market-research/ This three-part course will focus on maximizing competition and small business utilization in contractors’ procurement activities. In addition to exploring FAR-based competition, we will also explore market research strategies and channels to increase the competitive field in contractors’ subcontracting and procurements. This will include means by which to identify potential small business and other […]

Cost Principles, FAR Part 31, and Direct/Indirect Overhead Series

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/cost-principles-far-part-31-and-direct-indirect-overhead-series-2024/ Contractors are able to recover both direct and indirect costs. While simple in theory, pitfalls abound for contractors. This series will discuss the what costs the Government may and may not pay during a contract, how they must be accounted for, and how the contractor must treat certain types of cost-creating items.  During this 6-part program, […]

Event Series DCAA Audit Issues

DCAA Audit Insights

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https://publiccontractinginstitute.com/product/dcaa-audit-issues-may-23-30-jun-6-13-2024/ FORVIS Government Contracting experts will review current DCAA Audit focus areas, trends, and share their real world experiences with current and ongoing DCAA Audits.  How to Navigate Audit Challenges Unravelling the Complexities In this initial session, Bill Walter will provide an overview of the role DCAA plays in contract oversight and their interaction with […]

FREE: GovCon 101: Uniform Guidance & Grants

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Optional: If seeking credit or a certificate of completion, $45 accreditation fee. This course will cover the basics of what are Federal grants and how do entities get them.  From there, we will explore the Uniform Guidance, or Super Circular, detailing each part and what each part of the Guidance regulates.  The course will also […]

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