Monday, August 29, 2011

Planning for large documents

This nugget comes from the second edition of Shipley Associates' Proposal Guide, in the "Production" section.

A multimillion dollar, multiple-volume proposal was completed by an aircraft manufacturer for a large Federal bid. The plane was waiting at the local airport to deliver the proposal. Unfortunately, the small aircraft could not take off when they discovered the packaged documents weighed more than 3,000 pounds.

The importance of planning...

P.S. I'm no longer an Amazon Associate (I live in California) so I can no longer sell this to you, but the third edition of the guide is available on Amazon.
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