Creating the Framework of Your Business Plan

Now, you're ready to begin creating your business plan. From this point forward, your business plan will be one of the most important documents in your life.

Your business plan is your road map. As you might have noticed by now, starting a business requires the coordination of hundreds and hundreds of details. Every item has to be thought through and planned for intelligently—or your business will suffer. A logical, written plan ensures that you make the necessary arrangements, while at the same time, preventing or minimizing the feelings of being overwhelmed.

After your business starts, the business plan acts as your company handbook. What are your plans for the future? How will business be maintained? ...

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