Monthly Archives: March 2014

Failure to Launch

We public historians love to sing praises about projects we are involved in that are successful. We are equally eager to dig holes to bury those initiatives that never got off the ground–or crash and burned if they did. But … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Conference Season Begins!

I am writing this blog in a hotel at my second conference in two weeks. I attended the “Spotlight on National Park Resources in the National Capital Region” conference last Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the National Conservation Training Center … Continue reading

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Lessons in Project Management

 “Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.”–Sam Levenson One of the unspoken goals for my residency year is to really get a feel for how a consultant works—or how I imagine I might work as a consultant. … Continue reading

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