Tips for successful grant writing

Applying for grants can take a lot of valuable time, resources and energy. Before embarking on an application, ensure you carefully read the guidelines carefully to confirm the grant is suitable for your project. Managing your project Funding bodies want to clearly see lines of responsibility for all aspects of project management. They will require
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  • Jan 09, 2021

Job seeking in difficult times

With the COVID 19 situation job seeking can be even more stressful than usual so there are a few things the job seeker can do to increase their chances of landing their dream job. When job application writing ensure you individualise your resume and cover letter. Carefully peruse the provided job description and selection criteria
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  • Dec 18, 2020

SMART Goals in grant writing

So, your organisation has identified a need or an area that they feel they can address for the community. When applying for a grant the grant writer provides a comprehensive proposal and detailed information to the grant provider that will enable them to definitively award the grant that best addresses the needs of the community.
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  • Dec 11, 2020

The “Why, What and When” of Resumes

What is a resume? A resume is a written composition of your personal details, work experience, education, accomplishments, contact details and credentials. Most employers will ask that applicants submit a resume along with and a cover letter as part of the job application process. In most cases, your resume is a true first impression to
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  • Nov 20, 2020

What types of Job Applications are there?

Searching for that elusive dream job is hard enough without adding the confusion and frustration of writing the job applications. Unless you are an experienced job application writer, it may feel overwhelming. If you are looking to apply for a job, how you will apply will depend on the employer. Job applications can be completed
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  • Oct 08, 2020

Tender Writing – Getting the story right

Writing a tender proposal can take a great deal of time and resources, and as a result, it can be tempting to full throttle to get the tender done and out of the way. A winning tender proposal does not work with that approach. The correct answers are not always enough. A winning tender proposal
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  • Sep 25, 2020

Tender Writing in the Current Global Situation – The new normal

The current unprecedented times we all face are affecting every part of the economy and society. But what could the global crisis mean for those seeking to undertake writing a tender proposal? What will the positives and negatives be as Government’s globally try and make sense of the current situation and rebuild economies?
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  • Sep 10, 2020

Getting your Job Application right

There are a number of ways to make sure your job application gets noticed. Today’s job market sees more and more people with the necessary skills and experience applying for the same jobs. So how do you ensure your job application gets noticed?
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  • Aug 24, 2020

What is in a Tender Request and how do I respond?

A Tender Request, which can also be called a Request for Tender (RFT), is a formal and structured invitation to qualified suppliers to submit a bid to supply clearly defined products or services and will usually include the following documents:
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  • Jul 16, 2020

Job Applications – The Basics

Applying for your dream job usually involves a recruitment process which may require a résumé, an application and interview. This means you will need to actively market yourself to an employer as the right person for the job. As a part of the job application process, you will need to write a strong job application,
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  • Jul 02, 2020