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5 Traits of a Business Grant Writer

Tue, Jul 26, 2011 @ 14:07 PM / by Katie Adams

5 traits business grant writer resized 600Small Business Bonfire recently posted a great blog entry describing the vital traits of a small business grant writer. They were right when they said that every great grant writer is a:

  • Researcher,
  • Planner,
  • Budgeter,
  • Creator, and
  • Innovator.

I would also add that great grant writers are schedulers and managers. Some grants have multiple deadlines, and most grants have reporting requirements with deadlines. Grant writers and grant managers have to be able to keep these dates straight and turn the grant documents in on time, or they risk being disqualified or having their grant award revoked.

You can read the entire article over at Small Business Bonfire.

Want to learn more about grants for businesses? Talk to a Grant Helper or read our recent blog post, Grants for Businesses.

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Topics: business grants, hiring tips for hiring a grant writer, best practices in grant writing

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