What Your Business Plan Should Have
1 An executive summary
This is the first thing any potential investor will see so make it a clear and concise summary of everything you will cover in your business plan.
2 Company overview
Why you started the business, its business model and mission statement.
3 Business description
The service you’re providing and the problem it solves for your customers.
4 Market strategies
A market analysis that shows where your service sits in the market and the strategies to help it stand out.
5 Operations and management plan
How your business will function, including logistics, the job scopes of the management team, and the capital and expenses required for the business to operate.
6 Risk analysis
The potential problems that can happen and what you have planned to overcome them.
7 Profit and loss forecasts
Detailed forecasts for the next 12 months, summaries of the following two years, and the assumptions you’re making when projecting your profit and loss.