A business plan is often a crucial document for entrepreneurs and small business owners and managers. In addition to helping the business obtain investors or financing, it can also serve as a tool to help managers manage themselves. The following outline is posted on-line, on an SBA webpage, and may be of use to business owners and lender who work with start-up and existing businesses.
Is built primarily for small business owners who need key data for their business plan or to better understand their potential market. It presents data for a single type of business and geography at a time.
Guy Kawasaki-The Only 10 Slides You Need in Your PitchI am evangelizing the 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint. It’s quite simple: a pitch should have ten slides, last no more than twenty minutes, and contain no font smaller than thirty points. This rule is applicable for any presentation to reach agreement: for example, raising capital, making a sale, forming a partnership, etc.