Building a proposal management schedule once you have read the RFP is critical.
It serves as a roadmap for the next (however many) days or weeks the Government has given you to respond and write the proposal.
It helps you visualize whether you are at an advantage or disadvantage for time, and communicate the plans visually with your team on the proposal.
You can also measure your progress over time against the milestones you scheduled to see whether or not you are on track to completion, and what needs to happen to catch up.
Go ahead and download our free tutorial on how to develop a comprehensive proposal schedule.