Vendor Quick Guide

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Learn about some RFQ Vendor basic functionality with a Quick Guide video tutorial from “The How-To Series”. (Duration 1m 37s) Record your responses, respond to quotes online and improve your indicator.   To view more from our How To Series, … Continued

L2B New Search 2021

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Welcome to the New L2B Search that has been developed with feedback from subscribers over the past few years. In this blog, we are going to cover the new features of the Search. Most of the features on our previous … Continued

How To: Buyer Home

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For our L2Q Buyers: Learn how to navigate the Buyer Home page. (Duration 1m 56s) To view more from our How To Series, please visit Leads 2 Business Blog. If you are interested in becoming one of our subscribers, please … Continued

Vendor Quick Guide

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Full details on Submitting Pricing Online and Broadcasting Detailed overview on Open Quotes Vendor Home Page More on Your Indicator here

L2B New Search

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Welcome to the New L2B Search that has been developed with feedback from subscribers over the past few years. In this blog, we are going to cover the new features of the Search. Most of the features on our previous … Continued

L2B Mobile Shortcut

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Did you know Leads 2 Business has a Mobile Optimized Website? What this means is that www.L2B.co.za has a dynamic mobile-friendly layout, accessing it from your Home screen can even become an app-like experience. Whatever mobile device you’re using, you can pin … Continued

How To: View Vendor Home

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View and interact with the icons and functionality on your Vendor Home Page. Record your responses, respond to quotes online and improve your indicator. Learn about some Vendor Home basic functionality with a quick video tutorial from “The How-To Series”. … Continued

Directory

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Our Directory is one of the largest in Southern Africa for the construction industry. The Directory contains contact information on Clients / Developers, Professionals, Contractors and Vendors. You can access the directory by clicking on the below on the dashboard: … Continued

Leads 2 Quotes (L2Q)

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L2Q is an electronic pricing platform that is used by Main Civil and Building Contractors (Buyers and Estimators) to send the request for quotes to their Vendors (Sub-Contractors and Suppliers). The Vendors are able to respond electronically to the Buyers … Continued

Details on our Directory

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Update your Details on our Directory 1) By clicking on Settings > Details on our Directory via the left-hand menu on Dashboard 2) Via Steps to Success via the Vendor Home Page: when you click on “here” allows you to … Continued

How To: Request assistance on a specific Tender or Project

Request assistance on a specific Tender or Project by clicking on the Researcher Link. This is the most efficient way to contact the relevant L2B Team member in order to receive timely assistance. – here’s a quick video tutorial from … Continued

How To: Search & View Documents

Looking for Documents on a Tender or Project? Search and identify Tenders and Projects that already have Documents attached. Download and View the attached Documents on a Tender or Project. – here’s a quick video tutorial from “The How To … Continued

Open Quotes Vendor Home Page

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Open Quotes is our subscription that allows you to receive Request for Quotes (RfQ’s), these can be priced or declined online. You can also view drawings or specifications that pertain to these RfQ’s if the buyer has uploaded any. You … Continued

How To: Basic Search – Directory

Basic Search – Directory. Search for your Contacts and Professionals with a few easy steps. Search using keywords, professional types, trades and multiple additional Directory filters. – here’s a quick video tutorial from “The How To Series”. (Duration 2 min) … Continued

Directory Search

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Some tips to remember when searching on our Directory: Less is more Always use spaces between acronyms e.g A B C Construction From the Dashboard you can select the All dropdown and search by selecting Directory. You can search with … Continued

Projects

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Private Projects consists of predominantly large privately funded negotiated or invited projects in the Industrial Building & Construction environment that are progressively researched from conceptual (Pre-tender) to completed stages.

Pricing Indicator %

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The Pricing Indicator is important to both Buyers and Vendors. For Buyers, it indicates the response rate they can expect for RFQ’s and thus are more likely to send to those with higher indicators. For Vendors, if their indictor is … Continued

Submitting Pricing Online

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Once you have clicked on the (submit price)Icon: You will be redirected to the following page where you can either set your own terms and conditions “Set Current Terms as your Default” (You will have to populate the below empty … Continued

Buyer Calendar Reminders

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Buyer/Bill Reminders display via the Calendar in Red for each Contract and include Respond By Date and Closing Date. An email reminder is also sent to the Buyer if these dates are changed via the  Updating the Information on Your … Continued

Windows 10 (CSV to Excel issues)

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This solution will assist where you are trying to import reports from a CSV file and all results appear on the first column separated by commas instead of in separate columns. This will then ensure that all .csv files are … Continued

Dates Search Filter

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Searching by Dates Using the Search by Dates feature, you can do a search for dates within a specific time frame. Click on the ‘Dates’ option towards the bottom of the list to drop down the list of Date Search … Continued

Region Search Filter

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You may Filter your results by Region. Select the check box next to the Region Filter. To Search all of South Africa click the check box as shown below. You may also filter your Results by South African Provinces by … Continued

Industry Search Filter

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To filter your search by Industry you may select the following check box. To further filter your results click the expand Icon. You may now further filter your Industry Results using the following options.   Below is the  list of … Continued

Reset Search Filter

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Reset Search Filter This option allows you to clear all previous search criteria, along with their search results in order to start a new search afresh. To reset all previous search criteria, click on the ‘Reset’ button: Previous search criteria … Continued

Advisory Settings Search Filter

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Advisory Settings Search The Advisory Settings Search, enables you to perform a search according to your profile’s advisory settings filters. To perform this search, click on the ‘Advisory Settings Search’ option: A list will generate and the search results then … Continued

Saved Search Filter

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Saved Searches allows you to access your previously saved searches in order to use the same search criteria that was previously used. Previously listed at the bottom of the search filters it now appears at the top of the filters. … Continued

Search History Search Filter

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Search History allows you to access a history of any previous searches performed. This will include both saved searches as well as those which have not been saved. In the Search pane, click on the ‘Search History’ option: A dialog … Continued

Keywords Search Filter

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When doing a search using a specific Keyword allows you to perform a search based on a specific keyword.   To search for a specific keyword, click in the Search block:     Type in the keyword to search for … Continued

Pricing Opportunities Search Filter

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The Pricing Opportunities Search Filter, allows you to search for Projects that have any attached pricing opportunities (such as a Bill of Quantities and Subcontractors added to a Project), for convenient follow-up.   In the Category search filter section, ensure … Continued

RFQ State Search Filter

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When doing a Directory Search, one can filter out Vendors who either “Receives RFQ” or “Does not Receive RFQ” by using the following Search result filter from the grey toolbar on the left:

Award Type Search Filter

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When doing a search for Projects, you can use the “Award Type” search filter on the grey toolbar to filter out Projects with a Main Contract / Sub Contractor (or both) appointed:   If you did a search for Projects … Continued

Live Closed Search Filter

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Our Search filters for Tenders allows you to search for “Live” or “Closed” Tenders   If a Tender is “Live”, it means the closing date has not expired yet (note: it does not, however, mean that the Site meeting date … Continued

Files Search Filter

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Files are documents and photographs that obtain to a particular tender or project.   You may Filter your results to include Files. Select the Files Drop down to select either Photo’s or Documents or both.   Implement the Search Filter … Continued

Monitoring Search Filter

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Users have access to 5 monitors per subscription. This allows users to select whom they want to monitor their projects/tenders. You may Filter your results to Monitoring by selecting the box. Three options appear under Monitoring: Monitored By Assignment Type … Continued

Trades Search Filter

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Trades are the types of industry for a particular project or tender that requires manual skills and special training. The Trades Filter allows you to filter results by selecting relevant trades from the list (scroll down for the full list … Continued

Professional Types Search Filter

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Professional Types are the specialized professionals in your industry that aid in development. Professional Types are able to be filtered by Professionals appointed and Not appointed. Professional Appointed – drop down gives you an option to select the relevant professional … Continued

Sector Search Filter

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Sectors are areas distinct from one another. Sector allows you to Filter by the following: Public Private Partnership Commercialised State Public Private Funding Agency Implement the Search  filter in order to get a result.   Remember to also select your … Continued

Project and Tender Value Search Filter

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Project Values To Search by all Project Value Click the select all check box   To view all Project Value filters click the expand icon.   To select a Project Value filter click the select checkbox next to the relevant … Continued

Status Search Filter

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The Status Filter allows you to search according to the Project Development Phases CONCEPTUAL This stage is the beginning phase of the project development. The following can occur at this stage of the development: Appointment of a Client / Developer … Continued

Serviceable Region Search Filter

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The Serviceable region filter allows you to find Companies who services are extended to certain Regions. To filter by Serviceable Regions click the check box. To Search all of South Africa click the check box as shown below. You may … Continued

Category Search Filter

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The Category filter allows you to specify what type of Content you would like to search for. This filter show the following options:                 Projects Search for information that focuses on private construction … Continued

Login

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You can enter your login details on the top left hand corner of the L2B landing page: Remember passwords are case sensitive. If you have forgotten your Login you can click on ‘Forgot Login?’ alternative you can click on Log … Continued

Explained: CIDB, CSD & BBBEE

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CIDB & Classes: from the CIDB website: “The Register of Contractors (RoC) is a macro risk management tool to support clients to better procure for infrastructure.  It applies to all contractors wishing to do work in the public sector. The … Continued

Messaging

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Messaging Messaging can be accessed from the Dashboard. In the list on the left side of the page “Inbox”, on the Toolbar at the top right of the page (the Envelope). When you hover over the envelope, select “View All”. … Continued

Daily Tenders

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Daily Tenders has a team dedicated to sourcing & researching various building and construction tenders across South Africa and Africa. Tenders are indexed based on Industry, Region, CIDB grading and Keywords allowing you to select which tender information you wish … Continued

Troubleshooting: Clearing Browser Cache, Cookies & History

Why? Whether you’re having login trouble, issues with your browser, or any number of unusual errors, a quick clearing of the Cache, Cookies & History is the first solution we recommend. Why do we ask you to do this? In … Continued

Search Content Summary

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The Search Page (displayed below) has various Filters. An explanation of how to to use each filter can be found under the following links: Category Industry Region Serviceable region Status Value Floor Levels Sector Professional Types Trades Monitoring Files User … Continued

L2B Website

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By typing www.L2B.co.za into your internet browser, you will be directed to the Leads 2 Business website. This website has been optimised to the most recent versions of all browsers to ensure you have the best possible experience browsing our website. Use … Continued