br-Finding-RFPsPeriodically, I share with you and your colleagues information and resources that are of special interest to the non-profit sector.  In May, a colleague of mine, Matt Von Hendy, at Green Heron Information, will be offering a series of webinars that will help you and your organization to:

  1. Effectively search for, find, and respond to government Requests for Proposals (RFPs);
  2. Improve your on-line informational web search strategies; and
  3. Locate high quality, health-related information with an emphasis on evidence-based medical resources.

Links to registration for each of these webinars and more information about each, appear below:

Supercharge Your Search 2015 — Tuesday, May 5, 2-3 PM EDT

In the age of Google and Web 3.0, everyone is a researcher but the amount of information can be overwhelming. How do you minimize the amount of time spent looking at useless results just to get the right high quality information that you need? This webinar is designed to give you the strategies, techniques, and tools to help you find and organize twice the amount of high quality information in half the time. Click here to register.

Searching For and Finding RFPs (Government Contracting Opportunities): A Systematic Research Based Approach — Tuesday, May 12, 2-3 PM EDT

Searching for and finding RFPs (request for proposals) from government agencies can be a frustrating and time-consuming process. This webinar is designed to equip you with the strategies, techniques, and tools to help you more quickly and efficiently search for and locate federal, state, tribal and local government contracting opportunities. Click here to register.

Finding High Quality Health (Evidence Based) Resources on a Deadline and a Budget — Tuesday, May 19, 2-3 PM EDT

With increasing frequency, project sponsors are asking grantees to use high quality health resources in their proposals. Locating high quality health-related information can be a challenge – especially when you have an impending deadline and/or have a limited budget. This webinar covers strategies, resources and tools to quickly and effectively locate high quality low-cost health information with an emphasis on evidence-based medical (ebm) resources. Click here to register.

Each session costs $40 dollars, which covers all the standard webinar material AND also includes a 30 minute personalized post webinar session with Matt,  where you can discuss your particular research needs.


About the presenter:

Matthew Von Hendy MA/MLS has more than 20 years of experience as a professional research librarian and has worked at EPA, NASA, and the National Academies of Science. In 2012, he established his own research and information consulting firm, Green Heron Information Services, and has been working closely with evaluation and other research professionals ever since.  He frequently presents at local, regional, and national evaluation conferences.

Have questions or need more information?  Contact Matt Von Hendy –

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