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Do You Use Facebook? Do You Tweet? Why?

His view is that he can get more bang for his buck using Twitter than Facebook. He goes on to say (in my words) that he would rather the quick rich exchange of information as forced by Twitter than the random, sometimes useless, and less content rich updates on Facebook.

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AFG Grants Writing 101 – Don’t Let This Free Money Disappear

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As a fire service, we have a duty to make sure every attempt is made to utilize these grants. If we do not, the funding might not be there next year. Plus, free money? Who doesn't want that. Maybe you don't even know where to begin when writing a grant. There are several grant writing firms out there. Some offer customized grant writing, others offer samples of successful grants. What is $50 - $2000 (the higher for custom grant writing) when you could recieve thousands and maybe tens of thousands of dollars in grant money?

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Great Deals Continue on Daily911Deals.com

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Be sure to check out the latest deal on Daily911Deals.com. If you haven't checked out the site, it is like Groupon for Firefighters, EMT's, Paramedics, and Law Enforcement.The latest deal is for 50% Off Bundle Pack of Sample AFG Successful Narratives from Firehouse Grants.There is a new deal starting tomorrow morning as well.

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On our Way To Fire Rescue International

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Willie and I are heading to Fire Rescue International. We will be participating in the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb, working with MN8 Products, spreading the word about Daily911Deals.com, and hanging out at John's Creek Fire Department...plus much more!

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Full Coverage: Firehouse Expo 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

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As you know, Willie Wines Jr., Kevin Totten, and I climbed 110 stories as a part of the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at Firehouse Expo. We climbed with 320 others, some of whom we knew already and others who we met for the first time.The event was a huge success. All I can really say is that you have to participate in one to really understand.

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