How do you write bid content that scores?
A satisfactory tender is unlikely to win a contract. We show you how to upgrade it to excellent, by following some clear guidelines.
What’s on the cards for Sydney Metro?
Sydney Metro has been beset by delays and cost blowouts, with NSW Premier Chris Minns ordering a review. We outline the latest news on the project.
The pros and cons of using AI to write your tender submission
When it comes to tender writing, AI only goes so far. We explore the pros and cons of using AI tools like ChatGPT to help you craft your bid.
Trooper Bluegum: The legend behind the Bluegum brand
Every business has a story. Mine centres on the extraordinary life of my great-great uncle Oliver Hogue, or "Trooper Bluegum" – war hero, celebrated journalist and Major during the first world war.
What’s on the Bluegum bookshelves?
These 10 style manuals, grammar books and tender application guides from Bluegum Communication’s bookshelves cover rules and advice for better writing.
English grammar: how to use punctuation marks
From capital letters to dashes, this reference for using punctuation marks demystifies the use of punctuation for writing reports and blog posts.
Writing in Plain English - tips to write clearly and concisely
Writing in plain English means writing in a dynamic, clear way that helps you communicate better, whether it's writing a report, blog post or white paper.
Awards for the construction and engineering industry
This list of construction industry awards may include one your business can enter, but do you know how to write a construction industry award application?
Tips for writing a better tender response
Winning a tender means understanding your unique selling position, having a skilful team and proving you can deliver the required outcomes.
How to write successful award submissions
Following these tips for an award submission will give you a better chance to making it to the shortlist and beyond.