The Business Plan

What is a Business Plan

A business plan is a document that outlines your business idea, your objectives and how you plan to achieve them. It will serve as a guide during the lifetime of your business.

Do not think of a business plan as a document that you write, think of it as a process that you are go through to assess if your business goals and objectives are feasible and that all the elements of the plan will work.

Why Do I Need A Business Plan?

A business plan has many functions;

  • It assess an idea and its viability
  • It is a communication tool for use with clients, advisers, banks, funds
  • It is a planning tool for the future It provides a step by step approach towards reaching a decision
  • It is a working manual for you the entrepreneur
  • It is a checklist

One of the most important things you will do for your business is to develop your business plan.

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