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Why not to use a Shotgun Approach when bidding

Does your organisation still implement a shotgun approach and bid for everything? Do any of these statements sound familiar?

“We have to bid, its strategic”
“We were invited, we’re in with a chance”
“We probably won’t win, but we need to put forward a bid”

The Beginner’s Guide to Search Engine Optimisation

Search engine optimisation. Sounds scary, right? Most people in the business realm have at least a passing awareness of the concept of SEO, but not any real depth of knowledge. The idea of SEO is somewhere in the periphery – something you’ve...

How to Set Up a Tender Template

Ever been frustrated by mistakes and repeated questions in a Request for Tender document? Don’t make the common mistake of changing the tender documents, which can annoy the assessment team and even render your bid non-compliant.

Should Marketing Collateral be used in a Tender Response?

While marketing material has it’s place, it’s not in a tender response. A great tender response needs to concentrate on the prospect and illustrate that you understand what they are trying to achieve and show how your solution meets their requirements. It needs to be far more customer-centric than any generic marketing material is.