Government Contracting

A great place to engage with industry experts and stay up to date on insights, technology trends and best practices to succeed in government contracting.

Managing Projects with Earned Value Management

Managing Projects with Earned Value Management

The top benefits of using earned value management (EVM) to guide projects through potential issues with objective measures and analysis.

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Three Ways Costpoint Makes Payroll Easy

Three Ways Costpoint Makes Payroll Easy

More effectively managing payroll isn’t usually on the short list of important considerations for small government businesses on the growth fast track. Discover why prioritizing the payroll process can be a vital contributor to improving business function, and the three ways Deltek Costpoint can make it easy.

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2021 Clarity Government Contracting Industry Study

Finance & Compliance Leaders Expect Revenue to Grow Even Though Clarity Government Contracting Results Show Problematic Profitability

Though 2020 seemed to harken back to the days of sequestration in 2014, with government businesses reporting a 10% decline in profitability, other finance and financial compliance results from the 12th Annual Deltek Clarity Government Contracting Industry Study are much more optimistic. For instance, the record federal spending during the year has leaders expecting revenues to increase. Go in depth with Deltek experts as they review the metrics and benchmarks.

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Veteran Owned Small GovCon Business Riptide Technology

Veteran-Owned Small Business Increases Efficiency & Grows Pipeline with Deltek’s One-Stop-Shop, Integrated Solutions

Why the timing was right for Riptide Technology to step away from managing their professional IT services business with generic solutions in order to step up data-based decision making and diversify the pool of future government contracting opportunities.

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Preparing for CMMC Assessments

Preparing for CMMC Assessments

Government contracting businesses are starting to see the initial requirements for the Department of Defense’s (DoDs) Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) included in a variety of opportunities. What will assessors likely be looking for, and what should firms consider including in their readiness plans?

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Tidy Back Office Systems and Moving to the Cloud

The Importance of Keeping Your Back Office Tidy and Moving Your Business to the Cloud

If there’s anything the last 18 months has taught us, it’s that knowing the adaptability and capability of the systems that run government businesses is critical in navigating an uncertain environment. Adopting digitization by having reliable systems in place, particularly as a small business, can help firms confront evolving market conditions more quickly. Discover how the cloud played a pivotal role in keeping small government businesses afloat, and how it can help plan for future unknowns.

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Spotting the Red Flags with Generic Finance Accounting

Six Indicators to Catch Before They Become Finance, Accounting Red Flags

The first thought that growing government contracting businesses have as they compete for new opportunities is likely not about the capabilities and capacity of their generic finance, accounting solution. But, as contracts grow more complicated and compliance requirements narrow, how day-to-day operations function becomes increasingly important. Learn to spot the indicators it may be time to consider a more comprehensive, purpose-built enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

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International Medical Corps COVID19 Response with Costpoint

How Costpoint Aids Nonprofit Organization on the Frontlines: Supporting Those in Crisis Worldwide

How International Medical Corps (IMC), a nonprofit delivering medical and related services to those affected by conflict, disaster and disease, was able to adapt their emergency response model to the COVID-19 global pandemic crisis with business system and technology investments, including shifting into new gears with Deltek Costpoint.

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Decision Making Journey Azimuth Corporation Chooses Costpoint

Costpoint Helps Propel Small Business Government Contractor Azimuth to New Growth

Experience the decision-making journey of Azimuth Corporation. Discover how a network of generic solutions began to hinder growth for the small government contractor, and why Deltek Costpoint was the solution of choice to fulfill all of their accounting, timekeeping and invoicing needs; equipping them to level up their business.

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Turn Knowledge into Wisdom with Business Intelligence for Project-Based ERP

Turning Knowledge into Wisdom with Business Intelligence for Project-Based Businesses

When it comes to decision making, knowledge truly is power. But, even more than the information itself is how it is analyzed, interpreted and reported within a project-based business to understand exactly how a firm is performing. Understand the basics of analytics and reporting, how they are different and how to obtain an object view into the workings of a business working in the government space. Second in a series.

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