How to Write a Business Plan in Ten Weeks


5 Year Forcast
Blank Outline
Cash Flow
Sample Plan

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What’s in this kit:

10 Week Business Plan – Writing a business plan does not have to be overwhelming or incredibly time-consuming. You can get started with a simple outline and refine it along the way. This workbook outlines a 10-week program is designed to help you do just that.

Sample Plan – Have a few ideas but aren’t sure what it should look like? Take a glance at our example to refine your ideas.

Blank Business Plan Outline – Answer the questions and you will be well on your way completing your plan.

5 Year Forecast Worksheet – Simply fill in your projected sales quantity by product, average revenue and gross margin in this Excel spreadsheet and it will calculate preliminary financial statements.

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