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StartupCamp Bratislava #29 - LivePlan presentation

  1. 1. The place to network in Slovakia Imrich Tatiersky #SC29
  2. 2. Our goal is to help you •  get first feedback to –  Your idea in general –  Presentation –  Pitch •  find appropriate –  Mentor –  Investors –  Customer market –  Answers on general questions“How To…” Startups’ first screening
  3. 3. What is the first step you should do,before you pitch to anybody? PREPARATION!
  4. 4. •  If youll need outside funding in order to start yourhome business, you should expect to preparea small business plan. •  You still need to know if theres a market for youproducts or services and you still need to know whatthe financial potential, startup costs and breakevenpoint will be. By Randy Duermyer, former Guide What about your business plan?
  5. 5. •  Define a new business •  Support a loan application •  Raise equity funding •  Define objectives and describe programs to achieve those objectives •  Evaluate a new product line, promotion, or expansion •  Create a regular business review and course correction process •  Define agreements between partners •  Set a value on a business for sale or legal purposes By Tim Berry, Founder and President of Palo Alto Software Reasons for writing a business plan
  6. 6. •  A business plan is a formal statement of a set of business goals, the reasonsthey are believed attainable, and the plan for reaching those goals. It mayalso contain background information about the organization or teamattempting to reach those goals. •  Business plans may also target changes in perception and branding by thecustomer, client, taxpayer, or larger community.When the existing businessis to assume a major change or when planning a new venture, a 3 to 5 yearbusiness plan is required, since investors will look for their annual return inthat timeframe. By Wikipedia: Pinson, Linda. (2004).Anatomy of a Business Plan:A Step-by-Step Guide to Building aBusiness and SecuringYour Company’s Future (6th Edition). Page 20. Dearborn Trade: Chicago, USA. What is the business plan?
  7. 7. •  Presents a well thought out idea •  Contains clear and concise writing •  Has a logical structure •  Illustrates management’s ability to make thebusiness a success •  Shows profitability By Tim Berry, Founder and President of Palo Alto Software What makes a successful businessplan?
  8. 8. SO IS THERE ANY SOLUTION HOW TO SOLVE IT?Yes, there are several: Let’s see one of the best:
  9. 9. •  Create a pitch •  Create a plan •  Manage it all hps:// Let’s see how is it working?
  10. 10. Create a pitch hps://
  11. 11. Create a plan hps://
  12. 12. Manage your plan and activities hps://
  13. 13. •  Free for the first month •  $19.95 per month thereafter •  Up to 2 users •  Up to 3 active plans Are there any benefits for mystartup?
  15. 15. QA