Ongoing Series: Understanding Proposal Evaluations

Ongoing Series: Understanding Proposal Evaluations

Working in the world of government proposals can be both an exciting and rewarding experience. However, it’s far from simple – especially when you look at proposal evaluations. Understanding the intricacies of proposal evaluations is vital if you’re...
Upcoming Class: Cost Realism Evaluations

Upcoming Class: Cost Realism Evaluations

Cost to the government must be considered in the award of EVERY contract, and cost realism evaluations are an essential part of the award of cost reimbursement contracts. (In class #2 of this series we covered how “price realism” could be applied to select FFP type...
Upcoming Class: Past Performance Evaluations

Upcoming Class: Past Performance Evaluations

Past performance is a common evaluation factor on which award decisions are based. A company’s past performance evaluation could be the difference between winning and losing a contract. But do contractors understand how to maximize their chances for success in this...
Employee Spotlight: Jerry Leishman

Employee Spotlight: Jerry Leishman

At CORTAC Group, we’ve kicked off the new year with fresh perspectives and positive change. As always, we started with our team. We couldn’t be more excited to announce that Jerry Leishman has been promoted to Executive Vice President and National Security &...
ACES Compliance Summit – CORTAC Sponsorship

ACES Compliance Summit – CORTAC Sponsorship

As cybersecurity risks rise, it’s more important than ever for Chief Legal and Compliance Officers to step up to the plate. Both in understanding and enforcing U.S. regulatory and compliance requirements within their respective organization. Risks like these call for...
Smartsheet ENGAGE 2020 Recap

Smartsheet ENGAGE 2020 Recap

Everything is virtual this year – and Smartsheet ENGAGE was no exception. ENGAGE 2020 is the fourth annual user conference held by Smartsheet. It’s the first place they showcase new products and features – to help you gain an edge over the competition. Not even the...
CORTAC & the Mars 2020 Mission

CORTAC & the Mars 2020 Mission

4:30am, July 30, 2020. The start of a typical day for most. But to us, it marks the new era of space exploration. The Mars 2020 Perseverance is the most advanced machine destined for the Red Planet. After years of careful design, building, and testing, the rover is on...
Attacking Business With Mamba Mentality

Attacking Business With Mamba Mentality

The world froze upon the news of Kobe Bryant’s death – and I was no exception. How could I not be shocked? The all-star NBA player was only 41 when he and his 13-year-old daughter died in a horrific helicopter crash. As both a father and a lifelong basketball fan,...