Larry Bielawski

Freelance Business Consultant & Book Writer

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Location:West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Phone: 4102066667
Website: http://www.bielawski.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/larrybielawski
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$40
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Larry Bielawski
West Palm Beach, FL 33409

TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS WRITING
Delivering Quality Writing Services for Over 20 Years

SKILLS AND STRENGTHS

Accuracy, Efficiency, Value Creation
Proof Reading, Deadline driven, Team Oriented
Graphics Integration, Online/Web Docs, MS Office Formats

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS WRITING

20+ years of experience in complex technical and business writing engagements

Engaged in a number of vertical industries, including higher education, healthcare, energy, telecom, business services, and manufacturing

Coordinated hundreds of proposal writing efforts with a 40% success rate

Developed a technical/business writing methodology within a published textbook

Trained staff on electronic document management system, published a book on Electronic Document Management Systems

BUSINESS ANALYIS AND DESIGN

Served as a business analyst and solutions architect for hundreds of large scale implementations across their life cycle

Developed and managed employee training programs through online learning initiatives

Worked for diverse vertical industries throughout the United States and abroad, including extended trips to the EU, Middle East, and India

Developed process flow maps and system Entity Relationship Diagrams (ERD)

Designed and implemented instruction design methodologies based on the ADDIE Model

IT CONSULTING EXPERIENCE

Served in a variety of IT Thought Leadership design and analysis positions for diverse businesses areas that required complex documentation

Chief Architect for several Web Services and Hosted solutions, typically designing, migrating, or evolving diverse applications across their entire life cycle

Became Lean and Kaizen certified, holder of a Sig Sigma “Black Belt” in Quality

Drove new business development initiatives, resulting in over $20 million in new revenue

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RWD Technologies, Baltimore, MD, Chief Consultant/Scientist, 2000-2011
Goucher College, Baltimore, MD, Decker Chair in Information Technology 1985-2000

EDUCATION

Bennington College – Master of Fine Arts, Nonfiction
Central Michigan University – Master of Arts in Technical Writing/Teaching
University of Michigan – Bachelors of General Studies

BOOKS

Digital Storytelling in Learning Organizations: Transforming Stories into Best Practices,
Lessons Learned, and Communities of Practice (HRD Press)

Blended eLearning: Integrating Knowledge, Performance Support, and Online Learning,
(HRD Press)

Electronic Document Management Systems (Prentice Hall)

From Paper to Online Publishing (Prentice Hall)

Intelligent Systems Design (John Wiley & Sons)

Expert Systems Development (QED Press)

Organizational Writing (Wadsworth)

PROPOSAL AND GRANT WRITING EXPERIENCE

Federal Grants and Government Contracts: Wrote award-winning proposals to NIH, NSF,
NCI, NIDA, NIAAA, NIST, NOAA, EPA, NLM, NAL, and United Nations

Foundations: Wrote successful grant applications to the Alonzo G. Decker, WM Keck, and Robert W. Deutsch foundations
Skills (2) Rating
Business Consulting
Book Writing