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Sample Business Plan Gallery

Browse our library of over 500 free business plan examples to kickstart your own plan.

Browse our library of over 500 free business plan examples.

Write your business plan

How to Write a Business Plan

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business quickly and efficiently.

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business.

Write your business plan

How to Write a Business Plan

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business quickly and efficiently.

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business.

Business plan template

Business Plan Template

Build your business using the proven planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

Use the planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

Business plan template

Business Plan Template

Build your business using the proven planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

Use the planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

Write your business plan

How to Write a Business Plan

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business quickly and efficiently.

Step-by-step guide to establish the foundation of your business.

Business plan template

Business Plan Template

Build your business using the proven planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

Use the planning template designed by the experts at Bplans.

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SWOT analysis

SWOT Analysis

Easily evaluate your competitive position and develop effective growth strategies.

Refine your competitive strategy using a SWOT analysis.

Cash flow

Cash Flow Forecast

Improve the health of your business by easily estimating your business’s financial future.

Estimate and improve the financial health of your business.

Lean business plan

Lean Business Plan Template

Fast, simple, and shareable. Start with a one-page plan to grow alongside your business.

Start with a simple one-page plan to grow alongside your business…

What is a Solopreneur? 6 Key Differences From Entrepreneurs

What is a Solopreneur? 6 Key Differences From Entrepreneurs

Want to start a business on your own? Learn what it means to be a solopreneur, how it differs from e…

Want to start a business on your own? Learn what it means to be a…

What is a Solopreneur? 6 Key Differences From Entrepreneurs

What is a Solopreneur? 6 Key Differences From Entrepreneurs

Want to start a business on your own? Learn what it means to be a solopreneur, how it differs from e…

Want to start a business on your own? Learn what it means to be a…

7 Steps to Successfully Start a Business With No Money

7 Steps to Successfully Start a Business With No Money

Is it possible to start a business with no money? Check out this proven process to get your business…

Is it possible to start a business with no money? Check out this …

7 Steps to Successfully Start a Business With No Money

7 Steps to Successfully Start a Business With No Money

Is it possible to start a business with no money? Check out this proven process to get your business…

Is it possible to start a business with no money? Check out this …

Should You Start a Business With Friends? Dos and Don’ts Explained

Should You Start a Business With Friends? Dos and Don’ts Explained

Thinking of starting a business with a friend? Consider these pros, cons, and questions to ask befor…

Thinking of starting a business with a friend? Consider these pro…

Should You Start a Business With Friends? Dos and Don’ts Explained

Should You Start a Business With Friends? Dos and Don’ts Explained

Thinking of starting a business with a friend? Consider these pros, cons, and questions to ask befor…

Thinking of starting a business with a friend? Consider these pro…

How Entrepreneurs Can Build Their Business With Today’s Freelance Platforms

How Entrepreneurs Can Build Their Business With Today’s Freelance Platforms

Freelance platforms are more popular with entrepreneurs for a reason. Learn how founders can use the…

Freelance platforms are more popular with entrepreneurs for a rea…

How Entrepreneurs Can Build Their Business With Today’s Freelance Platforms

How Entrepreneurs Can Build Their Business With Today’s Freelance Platforms

Freelance platforms are more popular with entrepreneurs for a reason. Learn how founders can use the…

Freelance platforms are more popular with entrepreneurs for a rea…

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Business planning

Business Planning in Under an Hour

Learn how to write your business plan in under an hour.

Learn how to write your business plan in under an hour.

Business plan template

1-Page Business Plan Template

A faster, more efficient way to develop your business strategy.

A faster, more efficient way to develop your business strategy.

Pitch guide

Pitch Guide

Learn how to create a winning elevator pitch deck and speech that will impress investors.

Impress investors with a winning pitch deck and elevator pitch.

Pitch guide

Pitch Guide

Learn how to create a winning elevator pitch deck and speech that will impress investors.

Impress investors with a winning pitch deck and elevator pitch.

Elevator pitch

Elements of the Elevator Pitch

If you're pitching to investors or building a pitch deck, here are the 7 things you need.

Here are the 7 things you need to include in your elevator pitch.

Elevator pitch

Elements of the Elevator Pitch

If you're pitching to investors or building a pitch deck, here are the 7 things you need.

Here are the 7 things you need to include in your elevator pitch.

Pitch deck

Investor-Ready Pitch Gallery

Explore our gallery of sample pitch decks, including a curated collection of startup pitches like Ub…

Explore our gallery of sample pitch decks, including a curated co…

Pitch deck

Investor-Ready Pitch Gallery

Explore our gallery of sample pitch decks, including a curated collection of startup pitches like Ub…

Explore our gallery of sample pitch decks, including a curated co…

Investor pitch

Investor Pitch Template

Start your pitch off right with a proven pitch deck template.

Start your pitch off right with a proven pitch deck template.

Investor pitch

Investor Pitch Template

Start your pitch off right with a proven pitch deck template.

Start your pitch off right with a proven pitch deck template.

Funding guide

Funding Guide

Learn how to prepare your business plan and pitch to secure funding for your business.

Prepare your plan and pitch to secure funding for your business.

Fund your business

Ways to Fund Your Business

When it comes to funding, there isn't a one-size-fits-all method. Here are your options.

Find out what funding options are available for your business.

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15 Ways to Use and Get Incredible Value From a Business Plan

15 Ways to Use and Get Incredible Value From a Business Plan

Learn about the many ways you can use your business plan to successfully start, manage, grow, and fu…

Learn about the many ways you can use your business plan to succe…

15 Ways to Use and Get Incredible Value From a Business Plan

15 Ways to Use and Get Incredible Value From a Business Plan

Learn about the many ways you can use your business plan to successfully start, manage, grow, and fu…

Learn about the many ways you can use your business plan to succe…

Business Plan Vs Strategic Plan Vs Operational Plan—Differences Explained

Business Plan Vs Strategic Plan Vs Operational Plan—Differences Explained

What's the difference between a business plan, strategic plan, and operational plan? Learn the value…

What's the difference between a business plan, strategic plan, an…

Business Plan Vs Strategic Plan Vs Operational Plan—Differences Explained

Business Plan Vs Strategic Plan Vs Operational Plan—Differences Explained

What's the difference between a business plan, strategic plan, and operational plan? Learn the value…

What's the difference between a business plan, strategic plan, an…

What is CRM? Customer Relationship Management Explained

What is CRM? Customer Relationship Management Explained

What is a customer management system and is it right for your business? Learn everything you need to…

What is a customer management system and is it right for your bus…

What is CRM? Customer Relationship Management Explained

What is CRM? Customer Relationship Management Explained

What is a customer management system and is it right for your business? Learn everything you need to…

What is a customer management system and is it right for your bus…

How To Make Remote Meetings More Worthwhile

How To Make Remote Meetings More Worthwhile

Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? Here are 6 effective methods to help…

Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? H…

How To Make Remote Meetings More Worthwhile

How To Make Remote Meetings More Worthwhile

Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? Here are 6 effective methods to help…

Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? H…

Tim Berry blog

Tim Berry Blog

Learn from renowned business planning expert and founder of Bplans, Tim Berry.

Tim Berry Blog

Tim Berry blog

Tim Berry Blog

Learn from renowned business planning expert and founder of Bplans, Tim Berry.

Tim Berry Blog

Bplans blog

Bplans Blog

Check out the latest business planning insights from the Bplans Blog.

Bplans Blog

Bplans blog

Bplans Blog

Check out the latest business planning insights from the Bplans Blog.

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