If you’re here, then most likely we are on the same boat.
You wake up, bathe, eat your breakfast, start your work, end your work, repeat. Work has started to become a routine. Everyday is the same. You communicate with your colleagues only when you need to inform them of something, or during meetings. Other than that, it’s just you, and your routine work.
Like many other routines in your life, sometimes you just don’t, or choose not to, perform your best. Let me give you an example. You love jogging. Most of the time you try to jog for…
This is something I’m really excited to share. I always get a confused stare when I tell my non-tech friends and family that I work as a Software Engineer in GovTech Hive. “Hive? The underground laboratory that created zombies in Resident Evil?” and even “Everyday just stare at the computer and code ah?”. This will be the post I’m going to direct them to in the future 🤗
Disclaimer: Currently, I’m in a team of 14 awesome people called Reach and the post below is a narrative of my personal experience being a GovTechie and a member of the aforementioned…
BGP Phase 2 journey has definitely been an exciting and exhilarating experience for us as it focused on other innovations that go beyond onboarding of new grants such as Data Analytics and GovReview, a crowd-sourced consultant review platform. If you’ve yet to read on part 1 of our Business Grants Portal (BGP) Phase 2, check out this post here.
Conversely, great things do not happen without challenges. As we approach the end of BGP phase 2 in the next few months, here are some key takeaways:
The time taken to roll out new grants would have taken significantly longer if…
Back in Phase 1, Business Grants Portal (BGP) MVP focused on the portal’s foundation and the grant application process with a few selected grants. Click here to find out more.
In continuation, Phase 2 commenced shortly after Phase 1 (Dec 2014 to Sept 2017) ended. We have been painstakingly enhancing BGP and we are excited to share with you on the cool deets as well as some lessons learned. Look forward to new features like fraud risk assessment, a crowdsourced portal for consultant reviews and many more! :)
Since BGP’s launch, we have achieved: