Attention: WOSB Contractors; what you are about to read is very important. You may have already heard about the SBA’s new WOSB portal but here is a interesting take on it.

December 19, 2014, the Small Business Act has provided only one way to qualify for a WOSB set-aside contract: formal certification.  Congress intentionally and explicitly deleted the self-certification optio.

So Why has the SBA launched a new protal to help women-owned businesses better manage the WOSB self-certification process–even though Congress eliminated the statutory authority for self-certification more than a year ago. Read More