Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) for Dummies

Many of the Government’s compliance rules and programs can be complex and hard to follow. In this document we will walk you through determining if your contract/subcontract is CAS covered, what type of coverage it is subject to, what standards you are required to follow, and if your CAS contract/subcontract requires a Disclosure Statement. So, […]

Debunking the Myths of Costpoint: Costpoint isn’t a Human Management System

A lot of people don’t see Costpoint as a human management system. They think Costpoint is strictly an ERP system or that it lacks the HR-centric tools necessary to be a true human management system. This is where we put those myths to bed. We are all wary of falling into the “too good to […]

CRI is now a member of the Loudoun Chamber of Commerce

We are happy to announce that CRI has recently become a member of the Loudoun Chamber of Commerce. We look forward to being an engaging member of the Loudoun community as well as meeting and learning from all of the amazing chamber members and local businesses.

Materials Management and Accounting System (MMAS) Audits

Federal Contractors are required to maintain a Materials Management and Accounting System that is compliant with DCAA standards. This should come as no surprise as the DCAA has an entire book of regulations that contractors must adhere to. Unfortunately your MMAS is no exception. So, what can a contractor do to stay compliant and prepare […]

CRI Receives ISO 9001:2015 Certification

CRI has received the ISO 9001:2015 certification, a testament to the quality of service and client satisfaction that our staff provides.

CRI is Moving Offices to Loudoun

We’re moving!!…… Just down the road. Our new offices will be on Business Court in Loudoun Plaza!

Deltek Human Capital Management (HCM): What’s New?

A business of any size can appreciate the power of a dynamic HCM system. Your ability successfully manage your employees on the front & back end parallels the success of your organization. This is why Deltek continues to invest in their HCM capabilities and provide an effective foundation on which to manage your employees. Their […]

You Can Always Get What You Want: Costpoint Implementation Best Practices

The most important thing to keep in mind when preparing for a Costpoint implementation is that you are a unique and special butterfly with certain needs that must be met. Yes, that may sound like a cheesy line from an inspirational speaker trying to sell his new self-help book, but we stand by it. This […]

The Difference Between Lowest Price & Best Value When Considering ERP Systems

Let’s start by making things simple. Lowest Price = How much you save Best Value = How much you gain As you will see “Lowest Price” doesn’t always mean it’s the cheaper option. Value is an investment, which means that something with good value will pay off over time. In this article we will discover […]

Mitigating Financial Risk for Small Businesses

For every “too big to fail” corporation in the US, there are thousands of small businesses that are slogging it out in the trenches. Only 50% of small businesses make it past the 5-year mark, and even then the challenges of growing are quite substantial. Small businesses are very fragile in their infancy and are […]