1. “Fairness of Obtaining a Government Contract” Please respond to the following:
Evaluate the level of fairness of the overall process of obtaining a government contract. If you have decided the process is fair, explain what makes it so. However, if you have opined that the process is not fair, explain ways the process could be improved. Analyze how ethical pitfalls affect the process of obtaining a government contract. Provide one (1) example or scenario to support your analysis.
2. “Winning a Government Contract” Please respond to the following:
Imagine you are a small-business owner. You have a great product that you believe would serve the government well. What are the main steps that you would take in order to ensure your bid is considered and completed correctly? What are at least two (2) ways that you would take to ensure compliance? What are at least two (2) resources that you would use to evaluate the bid you have completed to ensure all required parts have been met? Explain why you chose the resources you did and their value to small businesses.