Write and Polish is, for the second year, basking in the rosy glow conferred by completing the renewal of a grant application for an area non-profit organization.
It's very satisfying to contribute our skills and experience to entities that are working to help the community in countless ways, both seen and unseen. In order to do our part, Write and Polish offers a discount for non-profit clients.
Contact us to discuss the needs of your charitable, religious or educational group, and to explore how we may be able to assist you in getting your message out, and/or getting donations or grant funding in!
The last couple of weeks have seen much writing and polishing of a business plan for a small-ish client company (small but, nonetheless, going places) that is currently applying for capital financing.
This is the usual inspiration for creating a business plan, but it is best done when there is NOT a deadline breathing down your neck. If you do not yet have a business plan, think about writing one. If you haven't updated it (or even referred to it recently), dust it off and read through it.
A business plan is a great way of checking how you're doing. Every business plan will enumerate a range of goals for your enterprise. Are you meeting those goals? Why or why not? Taking the time to honestly assess your results against the benchmarks that you established can help you better understand where you stand and where you are going.
A bonus associated with keeping your business plan current: the majority of content in your business plan can, with small amounts of editing, also fill out large portions of an RFP response that is the tool to win yourself MORE and NEW business [or, grant proposal for more and new .
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