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Sample Business Plan Gallery

Browse our library of over 550 free business plan examples to kickstart your own plan.

Browse our library of over 550 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…

How Much Should You Personally Cover for Startup Costs?

How Much Should You Personally Cover for Startup Costs?

How much money should you use from savings to cover startup costs for your business? Here's how to c…

How much money should you use from savings to cover startup costs…

How Much Should You Personally Cover for Startup Costs?

How Much Should You Personally Cover for Startup Costs?

How much money should you use from savings to cover startup costs for your business? Here's how to c…

How much money should you use from savings to cover startup costs…

14 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

14 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

Are you starting a business? You’ll need more than a good idea. Check out these expert-driven tips…

Are you starting a business? You’ll need more than a good idea.…

14 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

14 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

Are you starting a business? You’ll need more than a good idea. Check out these expert-driven tips…

Are you starting a business? You’ll need more than a good idea.…

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 …

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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…

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…

3 Habits for Managing and Coaching High Performing Teams

3 Habits for Managing and Coaching High Performing Teams

High-performance coaching marries the best of management and coaching practices for the benefit of t…

High-performance coaching marries the best of management and coac…

3 Habits for Managing and Coaching High Performing Teams

3 Habits for Managing and Coaching High Performing Teams

High-performance coaching marries the best of management and coaching practices for the benefit of t…

High-performance coaching marries the best of management and coac…

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

Business Glossary

Business Glossary

Definitions for common terminology and acronyms that every small business owner should know.

Business Glossary

Business Glossary

Business Glossary

Definitions for common terminology and acronyms that every small business owner should know.

Business Glossary