Business Planning for Small Business
A step-by-step guide to the what, why, when and how of business planning
About the Book
If you’re like most small business owners, there’s a good chance you don’t have a business plan. Even if you do, you probably haven’t looked at it since you started your company or asked the bank for money.
Dr. Warren Harner, who has been helping small business owners succeed for more than twelve years, shares real examples and stories so you can overcome whatever challenge comes your way. Sidestepping complicated business theories, he helps you:• decide what type of business plan is best for you; • secure the capital you need to start and grow your business; • hire the right people to join your team; • review and update your plan.
You’ll also get business plan templates, advice on how to execute your plan, and proven strategies to boost market share and expand into new areas. Filled with charts, bulleted lists, and subheads, the guide is a quick an easy reference you’ll refer to time and again.
Business planning might seem hard, but when you break it down into easy steps, you can minimize risk and maximize your chance of success. Now get planning!
About the Author
Dr. Warren Harmer is passionate about helping entrepreneurs and small business owners grow their businesses. He’s owned three businesses of his own, including The Business Plan Company. He regularly writes for small business publications.