REPLAN

By Nikolaos Floratos | Replan for a better, faster, easier way to succeed in planning and managing european funded projects.

Six simple steps on exploiting successfully Erasmus+ programme

Erasmus+ is one the largest european funding programmes (around €15 billion) that financially supports transeuropean activities in the area of …

Project Management

How financial management of european funded projects can become your sweetest dream or your worst nightmare

Financial Management of european funded projects as your sweetest dream<p>I consult a lot of organisations and individuals across Europe on how to deal …

Project Management

The Manifesto of Funding Experts

First inspiration from my Horizon 2020 SME instrument course<p>I have just come back from Brussels that I have delivered an advanced 3-day course on SME …

European Union

I reveal the secret for exploiting successfully european funds at high level events in Vichy and Porto

How wellness and spa industry can benefit from european funding?<p>Right after my experience in South Africa as Horizon 2020 coach (see this article …

Spas

How you can exploit Horizon 2020 successfully as a complete beginner in 9 steps!

<b>Step 1: Identify your vision as an organisation.</b> Where you want to be, what you want to do and what you want to achieve as organisation in some years …

Scientific Research

Why you cannot afford to fail and how to succeed in european funding

I will not be long since the video below is very extensive and explains in detail the amount of money that are spent in preparing <b>failed</b> <b>not winning</b> …

Tony Robbins

5 questions on European Funding answered by Nikolaos Floratos

Interview of Nikolaos Floratos in Poland arranged by @GrupaPHIN:<br>Key questions answered:<p>What are your conclusions/findings from your experience as EC …

Startups

Ideas can make you rich or make you poor! How to have successful ideas!

I have created an animated just 10′ video on how to come up with ideas that can advance our success as european funding actors, proposal writers, …

Innovation

Tips for creating great ideas that lead to winning proposals for funding

This is Nikolaos Floratos, Founder of the Funding Expert Academy. In this article, I am going to teach you how to create great ideas that lead to …

Creativity

Address Innovation successfully in European Programmes such as in Horizon 2020, Erasmus+, Creative Europe

If you have watched my previous videos, you should be already aware of my funding experts academy and its main engine the Funding Expert …

Innovation

Innovators are made and not born! Learn How!

According to a study made by Harvard, MIT and Brigham Young Universities, it showed that think creatively depends on just one third in genetics and …

Innovation

Stop Disseminating and start communicating

<b>Stop Disseminating</b><p>At last we need to stop just promoting info about our project without being aware that we are listened.<p>How many newsletters and …

Define

An evaluation of Public Speakers University workshops run by Andy Harrington and Cheryl Chapman

Some of you may have heard about Public Speakers University initiated by Andy Harrington that not only aims to transform you into a competent public …

Public Speaking

Shall I fail in order to become successful in EU or European Funding?

The famous painter Pablo Picasso has once said that “I begin with an idea, and then it becomes something else”. His point was that the foundation on …

Entrepreneurship

Why SMART Objectives are NOT really Smart in EU Projects and in successful grant applications

Consultancy companies, training organisations, project managers, proposal writers and many actors in the area of EU funding have been endorsing in …

Project Management

Underspending in european projects should be always welcome!

I really believe that the following article is really great on why underspending in european projects should be always welcome. At last someone the …

Government (UK)

Size does matter in project planning only when it’s short

I have just returned back from a conference in regards to my PhD research that took place in Washington. I was brave enough to go to New York also …

Scientific Research

Innovation Management in H2020 is like teenage sex

Innovation Management in H2020 is like teenage sex. Everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks everyone else is doing …

Project Management

H2020 Intensive Courses

Do you know that the new programme in Research and Innovation, the so called <b>Horizon 2020 (H2020)</b>, is the most <b>open</b>, <b>largest</b> and <b>attractive</b> funding …

Education

You want a successful proposal? – Do it like Danish and make it simple

Do it like Danish<p>Denmark, Keep Calm and Make It Simple<p>Recently I have just been in Denmark for attending the steering group meeting for European …

Royal Family

Nikolaos Floratos - Founder of Learn IT easy

[quote style=”boxed”]<i>Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action</i> by Simon Sinek. This book can really make you not only a …

Learning

Horizon 2020 - General overview

Innovation

REWORK

First<p>The new reality<p>Takedowns<p>Ignore the real world<br>• Learning from mistakes is overrated<br>• Planning is guessing<br>• Why grow?<br>• Workaholism<br>• Enough with …

Entrepreneurship