Did you know that December is National Write a Business Plan Month? It’s not too late to cross writing your business plan off your list before the new year!
Don’t make your business plan longer than necessary; think about the reason you’re writing the plan in the first place. If you want to revise it regularly, the shorter it is, the more manageable it will be.
Here are just seven things you might not know about the franchising world; from the brands that are currently sitting at the top, to the experience an entrepreneur will need to run one of these businesses.
While there are many different ways a brand can stand, there are six essential things that every business should have in order to achieve success in their space.
While Musk is known for his fresh take on traditional approaches to business, his aversion to the hard cold facts of market research still came as a big surprise.
Missions statements tend to fall into one of five categories based on both the senior management’s goals and the employees’ reaction. These include:
There are some small, high-impact things you can do to connect with new customers on Small Business Saturday and also shore up your relationship with your regulars. All in service of jump-starting your annual holiday sales, and laying the groundwork for the new year. Here are a few tips you may want to try:
The fashion retailer that recently filed for bankruptcy has an interesting history that reveals a flawed business plan. The three components that Forever 21 overlooked are essential to the success of your business.
Stuck looking at a blank page? Get to know the general layout of a standard business plan with this free template.
Validate a new business idea, or quickly develop your business strategy by starting with a one-page pitch. Do this before you plan!
Expert guidance on starting a business from business planning authority Tim Berry.
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Tips and advice for entrepreneurs and business owners looking to take their company to the next level.