GovCon Podcast Digest | September 2019

September 18, 2019

There’s a new and convenient way for government contractors to hear guidance from Cherry Bekaert’s Government Contracting industry group: the GovCon Podcast Digest!
Feel free to download each podcast, or select episodes relevant to your needs.

Outgrowing Your Accounting System

Danielle DeSonia joins a roundtable of govcon consultants including John Carpenter, Curt Smith, Eric Poppe, and Javier Diaz, to discuss signs you have outgrown your accounting system. If you have a more basic system, increasing complexity or contract types, a switch may be worth it in the end.


Craig Hunter and John Carpenter discuss some of the changes to Veterans Preference program. Recent streamlined requirements now make it easier to remain compliant. Listen now to gain insight on changes that may affect your business.

NIST 800-171

If you are a contractor or subcontractor dealing with the DoD, listen to Susan Moser and Neil Beggan from Risk Advisory discuss NIST 800-171 requirement, who it applies to and when companies need to be in compliance.

Adequate Accounting Systems

John Carpenter and Curt Smith talk about some of the reasons contractors are not successful in getting their accounting system deemed adequate when going through a DCAA audit. Listen now and gain tips to pass your 1408 Review.