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  • Crunching the Numbers: Experiences in the World of Federal Grant Budgeting

    • Monday, July 25, 2016
    • Rachel Werner

    I have been writing applications in response to federal grant RFPs for over 13 years. This is an interesting and chaotic world, especially for those with limited experience in this space. Before I get too far in the weeds, I wanted to offer up some case studies that exemplify challenges and best practices, which can provide others with some useful tips and tricks, as well as pitfalls to avoid.  

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  • Is a Bicycle a Vehicle?

    • Tuesday, July 19, 2016
    • Cyndi MacKenzie

    It has two wheels, gets you from point A to point B, and accomplishes the goal of transporting people or goods, especially on land, right? So, yes, of course it's a vehicle! 

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  • Ahhh, Refreshing: The Importance of Lifelong Learning

    • Tuesday, July 19, 2016
    • Leslie Mitchell, GPC

    Summer is a time when many people take a much needed vacation and recharge the batteries. While I often think of renewal in the springtime, the summer is when I really start to consider how I can decompress from a busy year, relax, and pamper myself. My routine is to spend some time at the beach shedding the stressors of the past months and breathing in the fresh air that revitalizes my reserves.   

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