VetLikeMe Editorial Contributors
VetLikeMe is very fortunate to have contributors whose expertise is invaluable in the service-disabled veteran business community. From government contract law to … [Read More...]
By ghost writer
In 2010 an investigation was conducted by the Veterans Administration (VA) Inspector General’s Office into allegations of corruption and kickbacks of a VA Contracting Officer. This … [Read More...]
by Sarah Schauerte
On Friday, December 12, the Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2015, sending it to President Obama for signature. The $585 billion bill includes $521.3 … [Read More...]
We’re all angry at the shape the Veterans Administration (VA) is in. Really angry. How could this culture of management incompetence spread throughout this massive bureaucracy? There have always been … [Read More...]
by Michael I. Kaplan
“People don’t drown by falling into the water. They drown by not getting out of it.”
As much as I hate to admit it sometimes, I’m human. There are times I experience bouts of … [Read More...]
VetLikeMe does not ordinarily print employment messages like the one below. We’re making an exception in this case only because Mr. Statz is making the effort to transfer ownership of his … [Read More...]
House to probe VA contracting scandals
Mike Coffman, Colorado Republican said he expects a “critical mass” of whistleblowers to help in a probe mismanagement of the VA’s procurement system.
By Jim … [Read More...]
By Amanda Wilwert: Just in time for the holidays, there is good news for WOSBs–sole source contracts are coming!
If you have followed SmallGovCon over the past week, you have seen a few posts about … [Read More...]
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of 7-Eleven Franchising for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.
7-Eleven President and CEO Joe DePinto is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at … [Read More...]
This year’s National Veterans Small Business Engagement event was exciting and exhausting! Yes, there were issues with matching and meetings and yes several of us ran back and forth from hall A to … [Read More...]
By the time all protests are resolved, there might not be anyone left to take the reins of the VA’s Center for Verification and Evaluation (“CVE”).
In late November this year, the VA rescinded its … [Read More...]
Western NY veteran-owned firms certified in new state program
Buffalo Business First Reporter-
Two Western New York businesses are among the first 21 businesses in the state to be … [Read More...]