Business Strategies for Surveyors

7 Keys to a Successful RFP Response

Are you ready to respond to the next big RFP? Before you send it off, check these important parameters to give yourself a greater chance of success.
The invitation to provide a response to a request for proposal (RFP) is often received with a sense of excitement because someone has recognized your professional expertise and has requested your services.


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OSHA, Traffic Safety and the MUTCD

References to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) have been in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations since at least 2001 and possibly earlier.
In Subpart G of the 1926 Construction Regulations, three paragraphs for Signs, Flaggers and Barricades tie OSHA directly to the MUTCD for construction activities.


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Numbers Point to Big Things for NSPS

Surveying organization aims to build on success amid increase in membership

Surveying organization aims to build on success amid increase in membership


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Where are the Opportunities for Growth?

Equipment dealers point to emerging technologies in 2014

Equipment dealers point to emerging technologies in 2014


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What's in Store for the Surveying Market in 2014?

What technology or trend will have the greatest impact on the surveying and geospatial markets in 2014?

“I think there will be a definite move to the Cloud. We’re seeing more people moving data up into the Cloud and then accessing it from their own mobile devices out in the field, pushing data back and forth from the field to the office through wireless connectivity.”

 Lanny Schnipper, Segment Manager, Seiler Instrument & Manufacturing Co. Inc. 


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MAPPS Reveals Conference Schedule

Organization will hold four events in 2014

Organization will hold four events in 2014


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POB 2013: Year in Special Reports

POB conducted several reports to provide insight on trends in the surveying and geospatial community.

POB conducted several reports to provide insight on trends in the surveying and geospatial community.


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MAPPS Announces Program for Winter Conference

Event will focus on technology, business development and emerging trends

Event will focus on technology, business development and emerging trends


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Introducing POB Today

The new blog aims to look at best practices, business strategies and emerging trends to maximize your work.

The new blog aims to look at best practices, business strategies and emerging trends to maximize your work.


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Concepts of Cost, Quality and Accuracy

How to make the most of your professional work

How to make the most of your professional work


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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

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POB November 2014 Cover

2014 November

In this November 2014 issue of POB, we cover one company's effort to help find good employees. Also, read how drug and alcohol abuse among workers is a tough but necessary conversation.

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