Ep 091: Advice From a Former Contracting Officer

In this episode, we had the pleasure of speaking with Emily Harman. Emily is a former contracting officer for the Navy. Emily is the President of Emily Harman Coaching and Consulting and the host of the Onward podcast. We discussed a variety of topics from a contracting officer’s perspective. We talk about how to make a great first impression with a CO, the impacts of Coronavirus, CMMC, and strategies for successfully researching and working with government agencies.

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The concepts and strategies shared in this book are the go-to ninja-style secrets of each author.

You will learn:

★ What it takes to win in the government market
★ How to find the right revenue mix between definitive contracts versus contract vehicles
★ How to properly communicate your past performance
★ How to grow fast in the government market
★ The GovCon small business growth model
★ How to scale your government business
★ Understanding joint ventures
★ What it takes to win SBIR & STTR contracts
★ Winning sole-source contracts
★ Properly leveraging your 8(a) certification
★ Social selling in GovCon
★ Price to win strategies
★ Lean proposal management
★ Contract novation
★ Compensation for unanticipated costs and delays
★ Bouncing back from a losing streak
★ And more than 30 other concepts for growing your government business

Featured Guest: Emmily Harman Company: President, Emily Harman Coaching and Consulting
Email: emilydh9@gmail.com Phone: 202-306-1682
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Ep 090: Three Types of Government Contractors

In this special edition of Game Changers, you go 1-on-1 with Michael LeJeune to discuss the Three Types of Government Contractors. Discover which type of contractor you are and which approach is best for quickly growing and scaling your government business.

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The concepts and strategies shared in this book are the go-to ninja-style secrets of each author.

You will learn:

★ What it takes to win in the government market
★ How to find the right revenue mix between definitive contracts versus contract vehicles
★ How to properly communicate your past performance
★ How to grow fast in the government market
★ The GovCon small business growth model
★ How to scale your government business
★ Understanding joint ventures
★ What it takes to win SBIR & STTR contracts
★ Winning sole-source contracts
★ Properly leveraging your 8(a) certification
★ Social selling in GovCon
★ Price to win strategies
★ Lean proposal management
★ Contract novation
★ Compensation for unanticipated costs and delays
★ Bouncing back from a losing streak
★ And more than 30 other concepts for growing your government business

Featured Guest: Michael LeJeune Company: Partner and Federal Access PM, RSM Federal
Email: mlejeune@rsmfederal.com Phone: (636) 577-5005
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Ep 089: Successfully Outsourcing Capture Management

Have you ever considered outsourcing your capture management? We typically advise NOT to do this for one major reason. Most companies struggle to put the processes and expectations in place to do it properly. For that reason, many companies wind up feeling burned by the experience. This episode is going to give you a framework for Successfully Outsourcing Capture Management in your government contracting business. Learn what makes a successful capture consultant, how to hire them, how to integrate them into your team, and much more.

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The concepts and strategies shared in this book are the go-to ninja-style secrets of each author.

You will learn:

★ What it takes to win in the government market
★ How to find the right revenue mix between definitive contracts versus contract vehicles
★ How to properly communicate your past performance
★ How to grow fast in the government market
★ The GovCon small business growth model
★ How to scale your government business
★ Understanding joint ventures
★ What it takes to win SBIR & STTR contracts
★ Winning sole-source contracts
★ Properly leveraging your 8(a) certification
★ Social selling in GovCon
★ Price to win strategies
★ Lean proposal management
★ Contract novation
★ Compensation for unanticipated costs and delays
★ Bouncing back from a losing streak
★ And more than 30 other concepts for growing your government business

Featured Guest: Helene Johnson Company: President & CEO, Bid2Win Consulting
Email: helene@bid2winconsulting.com Phone: 443-756-0692
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Ep 088: 8(a) Program Voluntary Suspension

In this special episode, Joshua Frank talks about the 8(a) program voluntary suspension and how 8(a) companies can take advantage of this. Do NOT take this lightly. Listen to this podcast and evaluate your individual circumstances. Please note an error in the recording. The micro-purchase threshold increased from $10,000 to $20,000 – not $100,000. If you have questions, please email us at mlejeune@rsmfederal.com.

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Need something to read?
Get Game Changers for Government Contractors now.
bit.ly/NewGameChangersBook

The concepts and strategies shared in this book are the go-to ninja-style secrets of each author.

You will learn:

★ What it takes to win in the government market
★ How to find the right revenue mix between definitive contracts versus contract vehicles
★ How to properly communicate your past performance
★ How to grow fast in the government market
★ The GovCon small business growth model
★ How to scale your government business
★ Understanding joint ventures
★ What it takes to win SBIR & STTR contracts
★ Winning sole-source contracts
★ Properly leveraging your 8(a) certification
★ Social selling in GovCon
★ Price to win strategies
★ Lean proposal management
★ Contract novation
★ Compensation for unanticipated costs and delays
★ Bouncing back from a losing streak
★ And more than 30 other concepts for growing your government business

Featured Guest: Joshua Frank Company: Managing Partner, RSM Federal
Email: jfrank@rsmfederal.com Phone: 703-677-1700
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Ep 087: Social Selling in GovCon

In this episode, we sit down with government contracting legend Mark Amtower to discuss Social Selling in GovCon. We talk about social selling triggers, key elements of social selling, how to use social media (especially LinkedIn) to target and connect with your ideal buyers.

Mark is a contributing author to the Game Changers book.

– Get Game Changers for Government Contractors now.

bit.ly/NewGameChangersBook

The concepts and strategies shared in this book are the go-to ninja-style secrets of each author.

You will learn:

★ What it takes to win in the government market
★ How to find the right revenue mix between definitive contracts versus contract vehicles
★ How to properly communicate your past performance
★ How to grow fast in the government market
★ The GovCon small business growth model
★ How to scale your government business
★ Understanding joint ventures
★ What it takes to win SBIR & STTR contracts
★ Winning sole-source contracts
★ Properly leveraging your 8(a) certification
★ Social selling in GovCon
★ Price to win strategies
★ Lean proposal management
★ Contract novation
★ Compensation for unanticipated costs and delays
★ Bouncing back from a losing streak
★ And more than 30 other concepts for growing your government business

Featured Guest: Mark Amtower Company: Managing Partner, Amtower & Company
Email: markamtower@gmail.com Phone: (301)-854-9493
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