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Reading Event: I'm sorry my proposal is so long - I didn't have time to make it shorter

Leading bid writing trainer and consultant John de Forte analyses the reasons why we tend to say more than we need to, highlighting common examples and how to correct them.

6/25/2015
When: Thursday 25th June 2015
6pm - 8pm
Where: Mitie
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park
Reading, Berkshire  RG2 6GP
United Kingdom
Presenter: John de Forte
Contact: Events Team

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Invitation to attend this free APMP UK June event in Reading:

John de Forte 
presents 
"I'm sorry my proposal is so long -
I didn't have time to make it shorter"

Kindly hosted by Mitie
Mitie 


Thursday 25th June 2015     |     Reading, Berkshire



"I'm sorry my proposal is so long - I didn't have time to make it shorter?"

Everyone involved in bids knows the importance of being concise. It’s not just that long-winded prose is wearisome to read. To get the best possible score, bid writers need to get across as much content as they can within often stringent word counts. In spite of that, many proposal responses end up being overweight.John de Forte

Leading bid writing trainer and consultant John de Forte analyses the reasons why we tend to say more than we need to, highlighting common examples and how to correct them.

Attenders will also gain some valuable practice in putting a quart into a pint pot.

Our presenter, John de Forte has helped a wide range of organisations and consortia to win flagship contracts in the public and private sector. This has included acting as editor in chief on major proposals involving multiple author teams in the UK and abroad. His training workshops provide bidders with frameworks to bolster persuasiveness and improve their writing skills.

Book your free place here.


Date: Thursday 25th June 2015

Venue:   Mitie, 100 Longwater Avenue, Green Park, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 6GP 

There is no charge at attend this event, however if you are unable to attend, please contact us at events@apmpuk.co.uk so we can adjust catering and offer your place to people on the waiting list.

When booking, please enter your details as they should appear on your name badge (i.e. not all lower case) as the data is merged directly to produce the labels. 

Schedule: 

18:00-18:30 - Welcome, networking and refreshments

18:30-19:30 - Presentation and questions

19:30-20:00 - Networking

Slide decks and reviews of previous APMP UK events can be seen on the APMP UK website.
Attending an event earns you 5 CEUs.  You should maintain your own CEU records. 


We look forward to seeing you there,

APMP UK Events Team

APMP UK

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