Starting a New Business: Phase 1
Writing a Business Plan - A TEMPLATE
This business plan template consists of a narrative of instructions and several financial worksheets. The narrative template is the body of the business plans that will help you lay out your business on paper to help you get started.
With this template, you can:
- Create your executive summary
- Conduct a SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) analysis;
- Conduct a competitor analysis and determine your niche in the market;
- Determine your target market and how you plan to reach it;
- Lay out your marketing plan;
- Plan your workforce;
- Determine your financial plan;
- Set up the basics you'll need to establish your business.