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FAST and U.S. DOT Hold Small Business Workshop for Contractors

Post Date:08/22/2017 12:11 PM

(Fayetteville, N.C.) — The Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST) and U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Small Business Transportation Resource Center are holding a small business workshop for contractors on Thursday, Aug. 24 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the FAST Administrative Office, located at 455 Grove St.

Topics of the workshop include how:

  • GIS-mapping software (ESRI) can help build a business plan and develop marketing strategies to reach a target audience
  • Hoover’s database provides detailed information about leading firms in each industry, how to research competitors and suppliers and build a database of prospective customers
  • E-Pipeline gathers critical details about upcoming local, federal and state government contracting opportunities and allows access to RFP documents and contact information
  • McGraw Hill Dodge provides detailed and customized construction opportunities for both public and private sectors

To register, participants can visit: https://fast-aug2017.eventbrite.com.

For more information, contact Alyssa Mako, Interim Project Director, at amako@TheInstituteNC.org or 919-956-2331.

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