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How to Write a Business Plan

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Find out the 6 steps to writing your business plan and the benefits to having a plan. Resources for business plan templates included.


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How to Write a Business Plan

  1. 1. HOW TO WRITE A BUSINESS PLAN the easy way...
  2. 2. STEP 1: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  3. 3. STEP 1: EXECUTIVE SUMMARYWrite down your company’s objective and mission.
  4. 4. STEP 1: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY How do you want to help people or make the world a better place?
  5. 5. STEP 2: PRODUCTS/SERVICES
  6. 6. STEP 2: PRODUCTS/SERVICES What products and/or services will you offer?
  7. 7. STEP 2: PRODUCTS/SERVICES What makes them unique in the marketplace?
  8. 8. STEP 3: MARKET ANALYSIS
  9. 9. STEP 3: MARKET ANALYSISFind out if there are actually people out there who would buy what you sell.
  10. 10. STEP 4: STRATEGY
  11. 11. STEP 4: STRATEGY This is your plan of action.
  12. 12. STEP 4: STRATEGYWhat is the best way to sell your products?
  13. 13. STEP 4: STRATEGYWhat is the best way to sell your products? ... and how do you want to sell them?
  14. 14. STEP 4: STRATEGY Set up a timeline to follow.
  15. 15. STEP 4: STRATEGY Set up a timeline to follow. Then follow it.
  16. 16. STEP 5: MANAGEMENT SUMMARY
  17. 17. STEP 5: MANAGEMENT SUMMARY Who are the key people who will be involved?
  18. 18. STEP 5: MANAGEMENT SUMMARY Who are the key people who will be involved? and what will they do?
  19. 19. STEP 6: FINANCIAL PLAN How much start-up capital required?
  20. 20. STEP 6: FINANCIAL PLAN What will your operating costs be? ...and how will you generate income?
  21. 21. STEP 6: FINANCIAL PLANAnd how long will it take to turn a profit?
  22. 22. IT ALL STARTSWITH A TEMPLATE...www.HomeBusinessCenter.com/business_plans.html
  23. 23. IT ALL STARTSWITH A TEMPLATE...www.HomeBusinessCenter.com/business_plans.html
  24. 24. IT ALL STARTSWITH A TEMPLATE...www.HomeBusinessCenter.com/business_plans.html

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