What is a Grant?

What is a Grant?

If you work for a not-for-profit or community organisation, your role may involve dealing with grants, or grant writing. At the very least, your organisation is probably impacted by grants (or a lack of!)   But how much do you know about grants?   Grants are...
SWOT vs TOWS Analysis

SWOT vs TOWS Analysis

When we’re working on a business concept with clients, looking at the project from all angles is vital to ensure we create a solution that is robust and workable. Recently we’ve had a few clients come to us super prepared (we love that!) and they had all...
What do you need to be grant ready?

What do you need to be grant ready?

Things have been pretty crazy for the last six months or so. For us, the last couple of months have been particularly busy with clients needing help with grant applications. There are a lot of funding opportunities starting to emerge as governments try to mitigate the...
Grants for businesses

Grants for businesses

Under normal circumstances, grant funding for small businesses is pretty rare. Most government funds are diverted into services like the Small Business Development Corporation, firstly because the government knows the best ‘bang for buck’ is in support...
Planning for Community Engagement

Planning for Community Engagement

When you are consulting with your community and other stakeholders, things can go really right or really wrong. Planning how you go about the consultation is key. If you’re planning a consultation, here are a few critical things to consider: Who are you inviting to be...