Industry teaming is a fact of life in small business federal government contracting. Your team for a given contract pursuit may consist of several types of industry partners external to your organization.
If you are the business lead by virtue of teaming agreements that recognize your small business set-aside designation as the qualifier for leadership, you have a management challenge. That challenge involves issuing agreements and purchase orders to independent contractors as individuals and negotiating fully executed subcontracts with firms subcontracting to you.
Service contracting to the federal government is a natural venue for small business. It does not