The type of business plan you write will be dependent upon the purpose you have for it.
Will it help your business get a loan or grant (if so greater details and projected profits will be required)?
If you view the business plan as a production to unequivocally convince others that you are about to take the world by storm, you will find yourself in the right frame of mind.
Better yet, if you keep asking yourself “Am I crazy?
This is important when applying a loan, but it is also important for developing a strategy for the best use of the funds you already have.
When this is done, you are ready to send proposals to lenders and/or investors.
In this article, this often scary business necessity will be demystified; discuss how it can be a valuable learning experience and perhaps even fun.
There are four simple steps to arrive at a Plan and clarify how it vastly improves your chances of success.
This is your "best guess" and "worst case" scenarios. Management Team Introduce your team, job descriptions and responsibilities.
Include plans for hiring and training personnel (if any).