Writing your first grant can be scary - like reading a Stephen King novel on a dark and rainy night kind of scary. However, once you know a little about what to expect and what is expected of you, it all becomes so much easier (and less anxiety-inducing). Here are five simple pointers for writing your first grant regardless of weather you are the CEO of a social enterprise, a grad student seeking funding for research, or a person with a great idea for an amazing nonprofit.
You write proposals. I write proposals. We write SO many proposals. And some days it's hard to muster the inspiration and focus we need to make writing magic flow. Today, I'm sharing my top five strategies for beating burnout when you're on deadline, all of which will take five minutes or less to complete.