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9 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Bruce Farrell. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Bruce Farrell, often where they are interviewed.

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9 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Bruce Farrell. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Bruce Farrell, often where they are interviewed.

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XZRS: Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed

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Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed
Sep 15 2020 · 50mins
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XZRS: Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed

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Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed
Sep 13 2020 · 50mins
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XZRS: Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed

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Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed
Sep 13 2020 · 50mins
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Scribble Talk - Episode 33 Bruce Farrell (simplistic designer, guitarist) aka Bilbo Baggins

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 Today’s Guest is Bruce Farrell - Ashley 

Bruce Farrell is proposal director for Plante Moran’s consulting group. He leads a multi-national team who provide proposal, presentation, and other practice development related support. He is also a design geek who specializes in bringing strong design principles to brands, proposals, presentations, and other business documents. He particularly enjoys using thoughtful design to help people create documents that can make an impact. Bruce is a frequent presenter at Association of Proposal Management Professional (APMP) events, primarily focusing on presentation or proposal design. He is a member of APMP’s International Board of Directors.

In this thought provoking episode, we will discuss Bruce's
Early life and career
Entry to proposal world
Career at Plante Moran
Design principles
APMP Great Mid Western chapter contributions
Favourite songs and books
Memorable presentations at Bid Con
Irish roots and Celtic music
Love for Lord of Rings Book
Similarity to Bilbo Baggins character
Favourite movie
People influential in life and career
One advice to bid and proposal professional

Few random questions
What power point design symbol best describes your personality and why?
What will you do if you have the lord of rings? 
If you were to perform in a circus what will you do? 
What kind of secret society would you like to start? 
If you have to wear a t-shirt with one word on it, what will be the word?
What is your favourite pizza topping? 
If some rented a billboard for you, what will you put on it? 
What is the scariest thing you have ever done? 
and few more... 

BONUS - 1 min guitar episode :) inside 
Special mentions - Robin Davies and learn about other APMP musician colleagues. 

Listen in to know more about Bruce Farrell, simplistic designer also a guitarist 

Tip : Don't ask bruce to do karaoke! 

Jun 02 2020 · 1hr 6mins
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XZRS/XZBN: Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed

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Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed
Dec 29 2019 · 50mins
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XZRS/XZBN: Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed

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Bruce Farrell Rosen - Bombed In His Bed
Dec 18 2019 · 50mins
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Success Conversations – with Bruce Farrell - EP046

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What do you contribute to the RFP process? Figuring out what you do well is the first step in realizing the highest and best use of your time. So, how do you uncover your strengths and weaknesses—and get clear on your path forward? How do you identify what lights you up about proposals and lean on others to do the rest?

Bruce Farrell is a business communications and development professional with a passion for design. He has 20-plus years of experience bringing strong design principles to proposals, presentations, and other business documents. For the last 15 years, Bruce has served as Proposal Director at Plante Moran, leading a team of proposal specialists in working with practice staff to secure business through RFPs.

Today, Bruce joins us to explain how developing a strong proposal process has contributed to his success and discuss the challenges around encouraging SMEs to meet proposed deadlines. He shares his lessons learned around determining the highest and best use of your time and being open to getting better. Listen in for Bruce’s insight around earning the trust of your colleagues and learn the value in knowing what you do well, what you don’t do well, and where you really want to be!

Key Takeaways

The evolution of Bruce’s role as Proposal Director at Plante Moran

Bruce’s insight on using intuition to answer questions in an RFP

How having a solid process in place contributes to Bruce’s success

Bruce’s advice on encouraging colleagues to submit work on time

  • Offer help as necessary
  • Carbon copy partner on reminders

How Bruce’s team uses Qvidian and SharePoint to manage content

The lessons Bruce has learned around being open to getting better

How to determine what’s the highest and best use of your time

How Bruce gradually earned the trust and buy-in of his colleagues

How Bruce’s introversion impacts his ability to build relationships

How Bruce leveraged the takeaways from a loss to win other bids

The value in knowing what you do well and defining a clear path

Connect with Bruce

Bruce on Twitter

Bruce on LinkedIn

Email bruce.farrell@plantemoran.com

Connect with Lisa

The RFP Success Community on LinkedIn

Lisa’s Website

Lisa on Twitter

Lisa on Facebook

Lisa on LinkedIn

Subscribe on iTunes

Email lisa@lisarehurek.com

Resources

APMP

Bid & Proposal Con

Qvidian

SharePoint

The RFP Success Book by Lisa Rehurek

Jul 09 2019 · 38mins
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Bruce Farrell on Homicide Investigations

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In light of the Mollie Tibbetts tragedy, we asked the Wahoo Chief of Police to join us and describe what a homicide investigation is like.
Aug 21 2018 · 14mins
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Ep 31: Bruce Farrell Rosen on Weaving Together the Threads of His Life

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Join Angela Lauria of the Author Incubator as she interviews investment officer and writer Bruce Farrell Rosen about the publishing of his book If You Ever Need Me, I Won't Be Far Away. The book is essentially a memoir of Bruce's life from early 2007 to late 2008, when he experienced the effects of the financial crisis of that period as well as the divorce from his wife of twenty-five years

Read more and get the transcript here: Bruce Farrell Rosen on the Author Incubator.
Jan 17 2013 · 28mins