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    • How to Write a Business Plan - Financial Analysis Small Business PlanningHow to Write aBusiness Plan -FinancialAnalysis
    • How to Write a Business Plan - Financial Analysis Small Business PlanningFor tips on simplifying business plan financial statementsthat are sure to convince investors to fund your business,click hereYour business plan will include a Financial Analysis of yourbusiness. When you are writing this section it is best toenlist the help of your business accountant or anexperienced financial professional to help you put togetheran in-depth, structured account of your businessesfinancial assessment.Your business plan Financial Analysis should include:A balance sheet including all of your business assets,liabilities and equity. It will also include your assumed andprojected financial information.Cash flow forecast of anticipated sales. You will need toaccurately demonstrate the amount of money coming inon a regular basis minus the expenses you will pay out togive your reader an indication of the cash on hand foroperating your business and future growth.
    • How to Write a Business Plan - Financial Analysis Small Business PlanningProfit and Loss statement and forecasts. This is a report oftotal revenues generated minus all of the costs ofoperation over a specified amount of time. This is typicallycalculated quarterly or for the fiscal year.Your Break Even Analysis will demonstrate at what pointyour business will be self supporting and all costs ofoperation are covered by the business itself.Personnel Expenses should be included in the financialanalysis. The cost of current management and employeesalaries needs to be included as well as a forecast forgrowth for the next 3-5 years.The financial analysis section of your business plan is themost important section when it comes to accessing anyfunding you may need to assist you in getting yourbusiness moving forward. It is also one of the mostdifficult portions of the business plan to write. You will
    • How to Write a Business Plan - Financial Analysis Small Business Planningneed help with this because much of the informationprovided is based on educated guesses and assumptions.If your business is just starting out or has not opened forbusiness yet, how do you predict what your finances willbe? You will need to consult with financial experts who areexperienced in doing forecasts and assumptions.Consistency throughout the business plan is crucial whenit comes to making your assumptions and forecastsbelievable. Go over all sections of the business plan thatyou have already written and extract all financial cluesfrom them to incorporate them into your financial analysis. For tips on simplifying business plan financial statements that are sure to convince investors to fund your business, click here
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