Data Storytelling

Data Storytelling

I hated math – hated it. I’m good at it, I just never liked it. Girls weren’t supposed to like math when I was growing up. Fast forward to college and requirements for a degree – mine was statistics. In this class I got an A, because the how and why data is used in...
New Year — Make Time

New Year — Make Time

New Year — Make Time Ringing in the new year means a time of resolutions and goals. There is so much emphasis on change and what you can do better. We are full of positivity and new outlooks due to a page flip on a calendar. I think we can make changes any day of the...
Are Contracting Programs at Risk

Are Contracting Programs at Risk

Are Contracting Programs at Risk? During a meeting with government entities today, we discussed the risk of contracting programs due to the supreme court decision on affirmative action in university admissions. This has been a concern since it occurred this summer....
What Happened in DC 2023

What Happened in DC 2023

What Happened in DC 2023 After the success of last year’s DC Fly-In with the Minnesota Transportation Alliance, the board made this a budget item for me to attend each year. AWC’s president Kendra Kron was also at the conference. This year, the attendees were focused...
Accommodations for Women in the Workforce

Accommodations for Women in the Workforce

Overview of the Law for Accommodations for Women in the Workforce Whether you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or, dare I say, raising your children the disruption to working women is such that leaving the workforce is a constant consideration. In a recent study, nearly...
TikTok & Federal Contracting

TikTok & Federal Contracting

Big Brother is Watching: What you need to know about TikTok & Federal Contracting If you are unfamiliar with the Big Brother reference, it comes from the George Orwell book “1984”. Originally published in 1949, the book is a science fiction novel that is about...