BFC Preparing for Funding 5/18/21

VA

Do you know what is required to apply for a loan? Did you apply for Federal, State or Local or bank financing programs and were denied but not sure why? Would you like to apply for a loan but have no clear idea as to what documentation is needed or why they are important to […]

Winning and Sustaining Business with the U.S. Federal Market

VA

The U.S. Government market comprises of nearly 90,000 separate governmental entities: 3,034 Counties; 19,429 Municipalities; 16,504 Townships; 35,052 Special District Governments; 13,506 School Districts; 512 Native American Nations; 50 States; a District of Columbia; six U.S. Territories; and one huge Federal Government that spend $3.5 trillion annually on people, staffing, programs, projects, products, services and solutions … More than 780,000 Federal Contractors are registered to chase those many dollars … Make sure your company’s “chase” is on the correct course and speed.

Restaurant Open Forum for Bailey’s Crossroads/ Culmore Businesses 5/18/21

VA

Topic: Disaster Mitigation You may have struggled alone to keep your business afloat during the pandemic, or you may have reached out to service providers in the area. Have you ever thought to share your lessons learned and best practices with similar businesses in your community? Instead of thinking of these as competitors, can they […]

Applying Neuroscience of Group Dynamics to Reconciliation and Peacebuilding

VA

Join us on May 19th for a conversation with neuroscience researchers and peacebuilding practitioners to understand how brain processes can bring a deeper understanding to peace and reconciliation efforts. This event will delve into the role of threat and empathy in understanding some of the breakdowns between individuals and communities. Panelists will highlight how these discoveries in neuroscience are informing those engaged in peace and reconciliation work. We hope to see you there!

Investing in Richmond Highway: Exploring New Development and Business Opportunities in Southeast Fairfax County

VA

With a comprehensive strategy that includes $1 billion in bus rapid transit and other infrastructure improvements, Fairfax County is setting the stage for new walkable, transit-oriented mixed-use development along Richmond Highway. According to a study by Partners for Economic Solutions, this 7.3-mile corridor can grow up to 50 percent by 2035 with residential, retail, office and hotel opportunities. Learn how you can make an early investment in this corridor poised for major opportunities.

State of the Capital Region 2021: Examining the pandemic’s impact on the geography of jobs

VA

On Wednesday, May 19, the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and George Washington University’s Center for Washington Area Studies (CWAS) will co-host an event examining the geography of jobs, housing, and commercial real estate in the capital region prior to COVID-19, with an eye to understanding how the pandemic is changing—often dramatically—employment, housing markets, and commercial real estate throughout the region. The event will start with a presentation by CWAS Director Leah Brooks. An expert panel will follow, discussing some of the challenges faced by workers, employers, property owners, and policymakers.

Successful Teaming Agreements and Subcontracts

VA

This course is designed to teach and help small business negotiate and leverage relationships with large businesses, other small businesses, and individuals to create successful teaming and subcontract relationships. We will examine the purpose of these agreements, examine the meaning of various provisions contained in these agreements, and discuss strategies for negotiations.

Navigating Government Contracting in 2021…and Beyond

VA

Join us for this year’s compelling Women at the Top of GovCon event featuring our keynote speaker, Stacy A. Cummings, who is currently performing the duties of Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment. Ms. Cummings will be joined by a stellar panel of visionary leaders from top government contracting companies, who will impart their wisdom on successfully navigating the government contracting world today and through the near future.  

Free – $49

Navigating Government Contracting in 2021…and Beyond

VA

Join us for this year’s compelling Women at the Top of GovCon event featuring our keynote speaker, Stacy A. Cummings, who is currently performing the duties of Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment. Ms. Cummings will be joined by a stellar panel of visionary leaders from top government contracting companies, who will impart their wisdom on successfully navigating the government contracting world today and through the near future.  

Free – $49