Western on the Peninsulas Open House

WWU on the Peninsulas Open House , Tue, May 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM You are invited to join Western Washington University for an evening to learn about available programs, scholarship opportunities, students resources, and more! Hear about all the new opportunities happening in your community and have a chance to speak with program experts. Free food and refreshments will be provided. Please click here to […] Read more »

Employer Survey requests feedback on OC graduate readiness

Olympic College (OC) is conducting an “Employer Survey” during April, May and June.  The objective is to collect information regarding employer opinions and satisfaction with their employees who received their education at OC.  The College is particularly interested in your views regarding the OC graduate and certificate completers’ experience and training. This input is critical to ensuring our programs are relevant and meet your standards. […] Read more »

Biz Opps: DOD SBIR 17.2 & STTR 17.B Broad Agency Announcements Pre-Release on April 21, 2017

The DOD SBIR 17.2 and the STTR 17.B Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) have been pre-released on the DOD SBIR/STTR Small Business Portal. You may now view the topics and ask technical questions through SITIS: https://sbir.defensebusiness.org/topics. DOD BAA/Solicitation Changes: Please note the new BAA close time! The closing time to submit proposals has been changed from 6:00 a.m. ET to 8:00 p.m. ET on the closing day […] Read more »

Grow your business in seven weeks

The Washington Women’s Business Center will teach you how to start and grow your business during this seven-session course. Register now to learn how to manage, market and finance your business. You will learn how to write your business plan and network with other business owners. The seven-week course will meet every Thursday in Lakewood, Washington beginning April 27. Below are the course sessions and […] Read more »

Marketing to the Government : What to Give Government Buyers & Primes

DATE CHANGE! Now scheduled for Tuesday, April 25th! Marketing: What to give to Government Buyers and Primes? How does Social Media work in government contracting? Marketing to the public sector is different than marketing to corporate America. This class will help you understand what government buyers and prime contractors want to see from you. Get the tools you need to be successful! The class is […] Read more »

News & Events for April 2017

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Governor’s Summit on Career Connected Learning to Include Bremerton Meeting

Bremerton is one of 27 regions to discuss strategies to help Washington youth gain needed work skills, prepare for high-demand jobs. Local representatives from business and industry, educators, and community leaders are invited to discuss next steps to help young people gain work readiness skills needed to fill high-demand jobs. The local event will run from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 31 at […] Read more »

Washington Business Preparedness Survey

Did you know that forty percent of businesses that close their doors because of a disaster never open them again? Recognizing that commerce is vital to our state’s economy, emergency planners are requesting Washington businesses to participate in a short Business Preparedness Survey: http://bit.ly/BusinessPreparednessSurvey. The information gathered by this survey will help state and local emergency management organizations better support businesses. For more information and […] Read more »

NUWC Industry Day – Focus on Ship/Craft/Boat Repair Small Business Partnerships

The audience is for ship repair contractors (NAICS 336611) in an effort to get them to apply for a Master Agreement for Repair and Alteration of Vessels (MSRA)/ Agreement for Boat Repair (ABR) which will allow them to bid on government ship repair contracts. (Click here for additional information) Time and Location April 19, 2017 0900-1100 U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Museum, Mary Bonnin Room, 1 […] Read more »

Biz Opps: SKanska/Korsmo Prebuild Conferences – Central Kitsap Schools

Central Kitsap High School and Middle School Replacement Can you help build the Central Kitsap Schools? The Central Kitsap School District has awarded the construction of the High School and Middle School Replacement to Skanska under the GC/CM delivery method. As allowed by the RCW, all subcontract work, equipment and material purchases will be portioned into bid packages and competitively bid with public bid openings. Click […] Read more »