Today, financial institutions want to know if you understand your business, how you plan to succeed, and how much you are willing to invest to make that happen. Business plans demonstrate that understanding and provide an in-depth look at your business based on realistic goals and strategies. Viable, successful businesses have owners that know where business is going and how it is going to get there.
The business plan training is a free thorough walk through of the necessary ingredients in a typical business plan including all financial reports. This session includes a workbook with all the headings and sub headings a business plan needs. This workbook defines what information should be addressed under each heading and provides room to begin the process of expressing and defining ideas. This session also provides a formatted MS Word template based on the workbook. Topics include:
- Executive summary
- Business concept
- Marketing and sales plan
- Competitive environment and strategy
- Sales strategy
- Operations plan
- Business records and financing
- Management and human resources
- Financial plan
One 6-Hour Session
Free Business plan workshops are held approximately every two weeks, call Teresa at 604-864-5770 (23) for the next available date.