Key Guides

  • business plan introduction

    Business Plan (1) – Introduction for small business owners

    Our 8-part guide on how to write a business plan serves as an outline for anyone who is thinking of starting their own business, or improving an existing business.

  • business plan executive summary

    Business Plan (2) – Objectives, Executive Summary

    Both the ‘Objectives’ and ‘Executive Summary’ sections provide an overview of the entire business plan.

  • business plan market analysis

    Business Plan (3) – Market Analysis, Demand Analysis

    In Part 3 of our 8-Part Guide to Writing a Business Plan we look at Market Analysis and Demand Analysis.

  • business plan environment competition

    Business Plan (4) – Environmental, Company and Competition Analysis

    In Part 4 of our 8-Part Guide to Writing a Business Plan, we look at the environmental, company and competition analysis parts of the business plan.

  • business plan marketing strategy

    Business Plan (5) – Marketing Strategy

    Once you have established the market, the competition and the factors that affect it, you need to detail the strategy of how you will enter the market place.

  • business plan success factors

    Business Plan (6) – Success Factors

    In Part 6 of our Guide to Writing a Business Plan, we look at ‘Success Factors’. This section is very important as it provides a summary explaining why the plan will succeed.

  • business plan financial analysis

    Business Plan (7) – Financial Analysis & Finance

    In Part 7 of our 8-Part Guide to Writing a Business Plan, we look at the Financial Analysis and Finance sections of the Plan.

  • business plan conclusion

    Business Plan (8) – Conclusion and Appendices

    The conclusion should reiterate the opportunity, highlight the key strengths of your plan, summarise your vision, and remind the reader why your business is in a position to successfully execute the plan.