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August

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO HELP SOUTH ASIAN NATION FIND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

Liz Schrayer, President of U.S. Global Leadership Coalition and Schrayer Associates, Inc. talks with former U.S. Ambassador Kurt Volker and U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) before the ASU-USAID partnership event in Phoenix, AZ.

Last week, Schrayer & Associates, Inc. President, Liz Schrayer, joined Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and former U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Kurt Volker at Arizona State University to celebrate a new ASU-USAID initiative in which ASU will be partnering with two top Pakistani universities for five years to formulate a sustainable energy policy for the South Asian

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May

FIVE REASONS THE US NEEDS SMALL BUSINESSES

In honor of National Small Business Week (May 4-8, 2015), here are five fun facts that celebrate small businesses and highlight their unique and far-reaching contributions to our economy.

1. Small businesses create 2 out of every 3 net new jobs. (Source: U.S. Prefmerryportlar book a room . Small Business Administration)
2. Small businesses make up 99.7 percent of U.S. employer firms and 98 percent of firms exporting goods. (Source: U.S. Prefmerryportlar book a room . Census Bureau, SUSB, CPS; International Trade

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November

LIZ SCHRAYER NAMED A 2014 “WOMAN TO WATCH” BY JWI

WASHINGTON, November 18, 2014 /Jewish Women International-Press Release/ – Building on a tradition of showcasing Jewish women’s leadership, Jewish Women International has named Liz Schrayer, as a 2014 Woman to Watch. On December 8, the founder and CEO of Schrayer & Associates and the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition will be honored for her work empowering people to find a voice in the political arena and for her commitment and time mentoring young women interested in political careers.

“JWI gets it right in their fight against domestic abuse,” Schrayer said, “and I am

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September

5 WAYS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR INTERNSHIP

Each semester, political organizations, non-profits, corporations, and associations welcome interns to their institutions. These positions tend to be short-term – lasting three to four months – and extremely competitive. In a fast-paced environment like D.C., how can an intern stand out and make the most from the experience?

Find your passion. After you decide that you want to find a meaningful internship, do not simply apply to the first posting you see. Instead, play to your passions. Make a list of your qualifications and interests. Then, search

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June

CLINTON, SANTORUM, KERRY, POWELL AND COBURN WERE CUTE KIDS

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /The Washington Post-In The Loop/ — Not many issues could create an alliance of Hillary Clinton, Rick Santorum, John Kerry, Colin Powell and Tom Coburn.

But a global health initiative to help children survive beyond their 5th birthday is a cause without a political party identification.

To celebrate a marked decline in deaths among young children over the past two decades, a coalition called “5th Birthday and Beyond” is highlighting several events next week in Washington. Among them is a concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion aimed at engaging

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May

CHAMPION FOR GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT RECEIVES 2014 IREX FOUNDERS’ AWARD

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In recognition of her career dedicated to making a better world, IREX presented the 2014 Founders’ Day award to Ms. Liz Schrayer, founding Executive Director of the US Global Leadership Coalition.  USGLC is a highly-respected broad based coalition of 400 businesses and nonprofits, chaired by General Colin Powell. USGLC seeks to build a better, safer world through advocacy and education about the importance of our non-military tools of global engagement.

“We are pleased this year to honor a true champion for global engagement. Liz’s hard work from