The Small Business Administration has designed a program to help entrepreneurs that may have to overcome social or economic disadvantages in business by giving them a boost into government contracts. It is called the 8(a) Business Development Program and it can be a huge financial benefit to those who qualify. The 8(a) program is a nine year plan with two stages. The first four years are the developmental phase when a socially or economically disadvantaged company gets mentoring and education, […]