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Nearly everyone asks for business plan templates. And what they end up with is a cookie cutter business plan suited for the guy in the next state, not for their own business.
You're busy. In the midst of planning your business, the promotion, the products, the staffing, the build out ... in the midst of all of that comes your financing.
And there is never enough time to do it right.
So let's combine the best of both worlds.
Then don't use it. At least not verbatim. Change it to suit your particular business, your particular circumstances.
There is truly no way in the world that someone else's business plan can be right for your business. There are big businesses, and smaller ones; there are start ups and established ones, and some that are cutting back; there are some that need new equipment, and some that need a new facility. There are just so many variations on the theme that you cannot plan on using another template right out of the box.
Instead, plan on reviewing several outside business plan templates. Look at how they handle the marketing issue, the growth issue, or whatever else your business plan is targeted for. Get ideas, lots and lots of ideas.
Then create your own.
Just because you do need some sample business plans to look at, we've decided to include LINKS TO COMPLETED BUSINESS PLANS -- in EVERY SINGLE BUSINESS PLAN TEMPLATE we offer. Some have more than others; some have templates for a special category, like the "Restaurants" section.
But every single 7 Step Business Plan template has some links.
There are a few business plans that don't fit the usual categories. They benefit from more than 40 or 50 free links. They often needs hundreds. So for these business plan templates, we provide ...
For some business plan templates, the best solution is to provide you with the whole shebang: all 400+ links to free business plans:
Not all business plan templates on this website include the complete set of 400+ business plans. Only these do:
Franchise Business Plan.
They are all over, from flowers to hardware to employment. Use their knowledge to create your own great business.
Magazine Publisher Business Plan.
Whether you go hard copy, or soft, business plan templates are your key to financing.
Aviation Business Plan.
Were it not for the huge amounts of money involved, business plans in the aviation industry would be easier to fund.
eBay Business Plans.
This is the company that revolutionized online selling.
Basic Business Plan
There are millions of different kinds of businesses. Yours may even be a new idea, or one that just doesn't fit a niche. In any event, this business plan is for you!
Construction Business Plan.
A strong presentation is just the beginning for construction financing.
If none of these fit your circumstances, take a look at the Business Plan Library, where you will discover more than 80 other business plan templates and software.
Still don't see a good one?
and we'll see if we can point you in the right direction.
We all do "do, re, mi", but you have to find the
other notes yourself.
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