Government’s new social value measures

Clearly Covid-19 has (and continues to) put a significant strain on the UK’s economy, with the lockdowns causing mass job losses and business closures. The government (which spends around £873bn each year on public services) has brought into place new social value procurement measures to minimise these implications as well as promote new jobs and […]

Best Practice – Key phrases

Adopting the customer’s language when writing a bid response may seem unnecessary and impractical, but it can add tremendous value to your final submission, as it ensures the content is familiar and understandable. It also: Reduces ambiguity and clearly illustrates how your processes/solutions match the requirements Demonstrates that you have read and understood the question […]

Best Practice – Virtual Red Team Reviews

As part of our robust bid management process, Impart undertakes a Red Team Review (RTR) at the end of the bid writing-review cycle, prior to submission. Under normal circumstances, it’s best practice to attend a RTR in person as getting everyone in a room together encourages discussion and participation from the whole team, and eliminates […]

Business Development – TalkTalk Partner Roadshow

It’s been a busy few weeks completing multiple tenders for a number of clients, across the IT and healthcare sectors. In between these, we’ve found the time to attend and present at TalkTalk’s Partner Roadshows in London and Manchester. It was great to be invited to share our insights on winning tenders with TalkTalk’s partners […]

A Day in the Life – A Bid Consultant’s Perspective (Training course)

Today we’re in York where Richard is delivering our Best Practice Bid Writing training course to healthcare professionals ahead of an upcoming bid. The course will introduce them to a methodology (process, tools and techniques) that can transform their internal tendering process to produce significantly improved bids, which are both compelling and customer focused. Through […]