TABLE OF CONTENTS
Your business plan is divided into the following sections:
|For ideas, download the example |[pic] Business Overview | | |business plan in pdf format from | | | |www.bdc.ca. | | | | | | | |All text in red is a hyperlink. | | | | | | | |Help is available by clicking on a | | | |[pic] | | | | |Description of the business 2 |Products & services 3 | | |Major demographic, economic, social and cultural factors|Pricing and distribution 3 | | |2 |Market trends 3 | | |Major players (suppliers, distributors, clients) 2 |Implications or risk factors 3 | | |Nature of the industry 2 |Competitors and type of competition 3 | | |Trends in the industry: 2 |Competitors' strengths and weaknesses 3 | | |Government regulations 2 |Competitive advantage 3 | | |Market segment 3 | | | |[pic] Sales & Marketing Plan | | | |Customers 4 |Pricing & distribution 4 | | |Suppliers 4 |Customer service policy 4 | | |Advertising & promotion 4 | |
[pic] Operating Plan
Business location & requirements / advantages / lease details5 Equipment / technology / R&D / environmental aspects5
[pic] Human Resources Plan
Key employees6Policies & procedures6
[pic] Action Plan
Action plan & timetable7
[pic] Executive Summary
A brief description of the project, the financing required, and additional information that help explain the business plan8
[pic] APPENDIX: Financial Plan
The company’s financial performance, both historical and projected (available as a downloadable Excel spreadsheet). Includes sales, cost of goods sold, expenses, income statement, balance sheet, cash flow budget, financial requirements, performance indicators, and personal status.
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