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Free Government Contracting Training for Arkansas Businesses

Interested in learning new skills and possible avenues to grow your business?   

We offer free or low cost training classes, newsletters, and resources for anyone interested in taking their business to the next level. 

Educating clients --Max Franks teaching clients about SAM ( System for Award Management).

 What our attendees are saying about our classes:

"Your class was a tremendous help, thank you so much for extending the invitation!"

"Great topics."

"Good information based on first hand experience, no substitution for that." 

  APAC Counselors frequently  travel to different areas of the state teaching people about government contracting.  How could government contracting help your local economy or possibly provide more revenue for your business?  Contact APAC or your Outreach Coordinator for more information. 

 

 

 

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    • APAC Client Connection Newsletter Archive

      October  2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center (APAC) Updates
      • What is a PTAC? 
      • How to Find Government Opportunities
      • APAC Success Story Elite Trucking, LLC
      • State of Arkansas Business Certifications
      • CED Blog

      August 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Celebrate National PTAC Day with Us   
      • APAC Success Story - JohnsonDanforth, Inc.
      • What You Missed at the Oklahoma ICBS Show
      • What is Govology?
      • Importance of Reporting Your Awards
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      July  2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Teaches Small Businesses How to Work with the LRAFB   
      • Commercial Experience is Essential before Delving into the Government Marketplace 
      • Understanding the New LOGIN.GOV Process for your Existing SAM.GOV Account
      • Max Franks Promoted to Program Associate II
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      June 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Program Manager Updates 
      • Preparing for a New SAM.gov Login Process
      • Disaster Vendor Registration for FEMA
      • APAC Success Story - A.B. Martin Services, Inc
      • OTA - Other Transactional Authority
      • Tips for Small Businesses to Market to Large Prime Contractors
      • Frequently Used Websites in Doing Business with the Government
      • CED Blog

      May 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • New Applications for Veteran Verification and Reverifications Suspended for 30 Days
      • Changes to Dollar Thresholds
      • SAM Security Update by Notarized Letter Process
      • Debriefings and How They Can Help You Succeed 
      • What is a Protest of a Government Contract?
      • Case Study: Kodak, the Digital Camera, and the Fate of Rochester, NY
      • CED Blog

      April  2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Program Manager Updates 
      • An Update on the System for Award Management (SAM)
      • APAC Success Story: Jackson's Construction
      • Cyber Security Basics
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      March 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Program Manager Updates 
      • APAC Can Help With Your Solicitation Proposal
      • APAC Success Story: Central Research, Inc.
      • Learn how to use the SBA's Dynamic Small Business Search Tool
      • Show Me the Money
      • Creating Jobs by Identifying Strategic Opportunities Part IV
      • Beta.SAM....What's that?
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

         

      February 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Success Story: A&A Fire and Safety Company
      • Small Business Monthly Cohort Introduced in Northwest Arkansas
      • Creating Jobs by Adding Love to Your Community 
      • Cyber Security and Federal Government Contracts
      • SBA to offer Free HUBZone Webinars
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      January 2018 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Available Local Resources: How they & APAC can help Arkansas' small businesses
      • What a First Time APAC Client Can Expect
      • January 2018 Federal, State, and Local Contract Opportunities
      • Public Sector: A New Market Segment for Many Arkansas Businesses
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      December 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Happy Holidays from the APAC team!
      • See pictures from training events.
      • Stay tuned for more training and events in upcoming newsletters!

      November 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Success Story: Sobemo
      • APTAC 2017 Fall Conference Recap
      • Why Should I Attend the 2017 Corps of Engineers' Industry Day?
      • Arkansas Updates its Procurement Thresholds
      • Be Cautious of Phishing Scams
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      October 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • APAC Success Story: Boyd Trailer Sales, LLC
      • Small Business Updates for FY18
      • The Federal Budget for 2018
      • Department of the Navy Event
      • APAC Welcomes New Staff Members
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      September 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Businesses can HELP in the Hurricane Disaster Relief Efforts
      • Contracting in a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration area
      • How to Disagree With Your Contracting Officer about the Terms of Your Contract
      • Some Things to Consider When Subcontracting on a Federal Government Contract
      • APAC Success Story: Wonder State Box Company, Incorporated
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      August  2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter 

      • Current Funding Opportunities - Federal, State and Local
      • How to Disagree With Your Contracting Officer about the Terms of Your Contract
      • Why Do Small Businesses need Training on Government Contracts? 
      • A Strategic Opportunity - Selling Goods and Services to the Public Sector
      • Upcoming Training Opportunities
      • CED Blog

      July 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter

      • New Service for APAC Clients
      • HUBZone-Historically Underutilized Business Zones
      • Highlighting Success
      • Bid Matching Services
      • Check it out
      • CED Blog
      June 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Are You Interested in Doing Business with NASA? 
      • Funding Opportunities from the National Park Service
      • SAM (System for Award Management) Registration is FREE
      • APAC Success Story:  Parker Land and Timber Company, Incorporated
      • The Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center (APAC) is Hiring a Full Time Procurement Counselor
      • Check it out
      • CED Blog
      May 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Challenge.gov - Where the Public Can Aid the U.S. Government in Solving Mission-Centric Problems
      • Small Business Certifications and Registration in System for Award Management
      • Highlighting Success
      • Budget...Time and Money
      • Check it out
      • CED Blog
      April 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Doing business with the State of Arkansas
      • Marketing to Government Agencies
      • Highlighting Success
      • APAC Spotlight
      • Check it out - APAC website changes
      March 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Making the Most of Government Contracting: Where does the SBA fit in?
      • Building the Border Wall
      • Doing Business with the General Services Agency (GSA)
      • Nevada County Highlight
      • Arkansas Emerging Leaders Program
      February 2017 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • APAC Welcomes New Program Manager
      • Small Business Advantages in 2017
      • Chicot County Highlight
      December 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • 2016 Arkansas Regional Industry Days
      November 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Government Contracting Updates
      • Upcoming Events
      • Johnson County Highlight
      October 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Don't miss these opportunities to network with the federal government!
      • Upcoming Classes
      • Changes - Not What You Agreed To In Your Proposal?
      • Howard County Highlight
      September 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Jackson County Highlight
      • How to Disagree With Your Contracting Officer about the Terms of Your Contract
      • Upcoming Classes
      August 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Izard County Highlight
      • Marketing is Key to the Government Marketplace
      • Smaller Government Buys - For Less Than $25,000 - Especially Now At Year End
      July 2016 APAC Client Connection Newsletter
      • Ouachita County Highlight
      • Are you ready to be a Government Contractor?
      • Payment of Government Contract invoices by Credit Card