All-Small All-Stars

The 23% total small business goal is an important goal for federal government agencies.  Per the SBA, “We recognize that small business is critical to our economic recovery and strength, to building America’s future and ...

Overview of the FY16 Federal Small Business Procurement Scorecards

Did you know that formal goals are in place to ensure that small businesses get their fair share of work with the federal government?  Each year the  U.S. Small Business Administration produces an Annual Scorecard ...

Continuing Resolutions Pose Challenges to WOSB

In early May the federal government avoided a shutdown with the passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 that will fund the government through September 30.   Although continuing resolutions are not ideal for any contractors ...

Federal Government Contracting:  Help Is Here

The budget is passed!   And... now... what? You, as a busy acquisition professional, have LITTLE TIME to do MORE WORK.  Introducing Multiple Award Schedules!  A fast, easy and convenient way to obtain commercial products from a ...

AttainIt in the Field: NASA JPL WOSB Day

On March 7, 2017Account Manager Veronica Cruz and President Dawn Hall attended the Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Industry Day in Pasadena, CA. The event was hosted by the NASA Management Office (NMO), the Jet ...

Sacramento District’s Small Business Person of the Year

Dawn Hall was chosen by Sacramento District office as Sacramento District Small Business Person of the Year for 2017. Each year since 1963, the President has issued a proclamation calling for the celebration of National ...

AttainIt Launches Account Manager Role

In an effort to maintain a closer relationship with our customers and suppliers, AttainIt has recently created account manager positions focused on the following segments: federal agencies, federal prime contractors, and the State of Texas. ...

Women’s Empowerment Center Internship Program

Since taking over as Owner and CEO of AttainIt in 2015, President Dawn Hall has been committed to making a difference with women in her community.  She knew immediately that she wanted to partner with a ...

Product Spotlight – UV-VIS Spectrophotometers

Scientific research programs rely on highly sophisticated and specialized instrumentation to perform their important analysis.  Ultraviolet and visible spectrophotometers are important analytical instruments in scientific research labs, including genetics and genomics research, cancer and infectious ...

AttainIt Welcomes Linda McMahon as SBA Administrator

Ms. McMahon was confirmed by the Senate on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 and on March 15 she held a Town Hall meeting at the SBA attended by over 1,600 SBA employees.  Ms. McMahon created a ...