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 (2) – Objectives, Executive Summary
Both the ‘Objectives’ and ‘Executive Summary’ sections provide an overview of the entire business plan.
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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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.