Start up : Write a Business Plan
Tools and links
Writing a business plan is a vital first step when starting a business. You can get plenty of free advice and guidance on how to write a business plan along with tools and templates designed to ensure you consider all facets of your business.
The business planning process will give you a feel for the various elements that will determine your success, from cash flow, to sales forecasting to your personnel structure. A good business plan will let you structure your finances efficiently, show potential investors the strength of your business, and focus your efforts on developing your business. A business plan is not written once; it’s a living document that you return to periodically to help you spot potential pitfalls before they happen. These pages provide plenty of help and support to get you started.