I recently returned from the largest gathering of capture and proposal professionals in the world: APMP Bid and Proposal Con 2015 in Seattle, WA. Capture and proposal professionals – be they managers, coordinators, analysts, writers, SMEs, pricing experts, graphic designers, desktop publishers – work in one of the most time and compliance-sensitive fields. The stress can be palpable. So, it was truly invigorating to gather with 726 colleagues to share war stories, lessons learned, and best practices as well as recognize accomplishments with APMP Chapter awards. When you join APMP as a member, you affiliate with a Chapter. The APMP-National Capital Area (NCA) is the biggest in the U.S. and as such offers the best opportunities. You don’t have to be local to Washington, DC-Maryland-Virginia to affiliate with APMP-NCA. We have members spanning the country. Why? Because as the biggest Chapter in the nation, we offer in-person and virtual programs, networking, professional development, and educational opportunities that … Continue reading Bigger is better!