Here's help and advice on how to write a business plan when starting a small business - probably to get a business loan but use the document for your own purposes as well.
Business Plan Help
Use the following articles to write your business plan today.
- How to Start Your Business Plan
Help and advice on how to start writing your business plan from scratch.
- Writing a Business Plan ?
This article shows you what sections you need and the structure when writing your plan.
- Business Plan Structure
A simple basic structure of a business plan for bank loans in the UK you can copy and use for your own plan.
- How to write a business plan
An article showing how to write a simple business plan step by step
- business plan help
Some additional pointers and help to complete business plans
About Your Business Plan
For most businesses needing a bank loan or to understand how their business is going to evolve, you'll only need to put together a document of around 20 pages. That's not much work and it's just a case of doing a "brain dump" of what you understand about your business idea. Spend most of your time on the financial elements and marketing as these are the life blood of any business (ie: you need positive cash flow otherwise you won't have a business and the same goes for profitable customers !)