How To Write A Business Plan

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A Collection of Web Pages About Creating A Business Plan That Stands Out!

Five Reasons You Need a Business Plan

When I am asked to explain why business planning is so important, my first inclination is to quote Lewis Carroll. In Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice comes to a fork in the road and asks: “Would you tell me, please,

The following represents a list of my top five reasons a firm needs a business plan.1. To map the future.  A business plan is not just required to secure funding at the start-up phase, but is a vita…More at

15 Reasons You Need a Business Plan –

Why do you want a business plan? You already know the obvious reasons, but there are so many other good reasons to create a business plan that many business owners don’t know about. So, just for a change, let’s take a look at the less obvious reasons first and finish with the ones you probably already know about.

Think of this as a late-show top 10, with us building up to the most important reasons you need a business plan…More at

5 Reasons You Need a Business Plan for Long-Term Success

The most common questions I hear from entrepreneurs who are starting a new business are,

“Do I really need a business plan? Is writing a business plan really the best use of my time?”

My answer to these questions is almost always, “Yes.”

A business plan is an integral part of starting a new business…More at