How to Write a Business Plan

LEO logoWhether you are starting up in business or growing your business, you need a business plan. This plan will provide the roadmap to achieve the success that you want. The question shouldn’t be if you write your plan, but how to write a business plan that will take your company where you want it to go.

This course will provide an overview of all aspects of writing a business plan for a start-up or small business. You will be guided through the required elements of the business plan and you will be walked through each section of a business plan.

The basic fundamentals of a Business Plan includes being able to address the following:

  • Executive Summary
  • Company Description
  • Products or Services
  • Market Analysis
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Management Summary
  • Financial Analysis
  • Appendices and Supporting Information

We will also look at the target audience for Your Business Plan. The potential readers of a business plan can be varied including bankers, investors and business stakeholders and should be prepared accordingly. For example, bankers tend to be more formal than potential business investors and are more concerned with financial strength than exciting concepts and impressive opportunities. For these readers, you will want to give more attention to balance sheets and cash flow statements.

Attendee Outcome:

On completing this course you will be equipped to start writing a draft business plan for your business. Attendees will also be given sample business plan layouts that you can use for your Business Plan.

Course: How to Write a Business Plan

Date: Thursday 21st April 2016

Venue: The Mill, Newtown Link Road, Drogheda, Co. Louth

Time: 10am to 1pm

Cost: €20.00

Places are limited so book your tickets in advance: