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How could you prepare yourself for a new project proposal?

Start small and embrace failure as a learning opportunity. You said you don't have much knowledge in this area and there are some obstacles. In all likelihood, your first attempts will not work out, ...
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How to justify to ask for the technologies stack of the customer application in precise manner?

You can create a checklist for building your client (Requirement list) and have the customer fill it instead of an open question. This will help you focus on the points you need to know and will help ...
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Estimating the project time and cost while preparing the proposal of a project

This seems to be a common question theme lately. I recently answered similar questions in this thread and in this thread. There are three main issues swirling around you. Estimations are just ...
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What does the "Purpose" section of a Software Project Plan describe?

Without seeing the template you're referencing, I expect it's like the introduction section of a lab report: the introduction section introduces the report not the experiment that the report is about. ...
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Shall inflation be considered in calculations / cost estimations?

I have never included inflation in my estimates, however I have always aimed to break down the spend profile so that the business can apply whatever inflation / Net Present Value / Discounted Cash ...
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Shall inflation be considered in calculations / cost estimations?

This seems more of an accounting question than a PM one because budgets may have financial implications that come within the scope of accounting rules and regulations. If you are proposing to an ...
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RFI response form asks for "Assumptions" as just a single money amount

In the link you provided, the next field (after ASSUMPTIONS) is called PRICING METHODOLOGY. I think that's where they expect you to explain yourself. Pick one of your 3 answers and then explain ...
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Roadmap vs vision vs proposal best practices or examples

The Vision is the expected end state, especially as it pertains to the business/user/customer facing end state. Simple example: Umbrella or similar product Vision: when walking outside I will be, ...
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Is estimating a project without basic requirements or user stories a good idea for a fixed cost proposal?

We are very often in this situation in our company. But that's just how we work. Our strength is not requiring details from customers, but to create proposal ourselves -- what we will provide for the ...
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