Until a couple of months ago, the idea of a pandemic and its implications on Canadian businesses seemed like an exercise in theory. Then along came COVID-19, and with it the government mandated designations of “essential services” and “non-essential services”. Adding to the situation, is the mandatory self-isolation of business owners, employees, suppliers, and customers.
For the past two years, my team and I have been working on a massive funding proposal. The application trumped most funding asks, with a total project value of more than $100 million – the equivalent of nearly 1,000 Tesla Model Ss! It required countless tasks and touch points. Everything had to be carefully managed,
This article is a continuation of our series covering grant readiness. In my last post I shared three of the keys to grant readiness: a well-defined project, business systems and cash contributions. Now let’s look at how a matching contribution strategy can help determine the best funding program for your project, demonstrate your grant readiness and