Writing a Business Plan

What I Learned About Entrepreneurship by Diving Into a Saturated Market

Just because a market is saturated doesn't mean you can't find success. Here's how one entrepreneur entered a full market and offered a version of a service that no one else was offering.

By Erik Huberman | Share This

What Is a Business Model? Business Models Explained

Finding a problem that needs solving is often the first step of starting a business—but how will you make money? Here's where your business model comes in.

By Noah Parsons | Share This

A Standard Business Plan Outline [Updated for 2017]

To make the best impression on banks and investors, your plan should be presented using the standard business plan outline format. This guide gives you an outline to follow and explains what each section should entail.

By Tim Berry | Share This

How to Write a Market Analysis

Many new entrepreneurs fail because the market for their product or service isn't as big as they thought it was. In order to prevent this, conducting a market analysis can help you determine if your new business idea is viable.

By Michael Kerr | Share This

Business Advice Podcasts: Why Every Entrepreneur Should Tune In

Every so often, a new innovation in shareable media changes the game. The latest member of this elite media club? The humble podcast.

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Tips for Writing a Successful Business Plan for a Daycare Center

From knowing your competition to picking the right place to establish your daycare center, there are a lot of lessons to be learned. Here's how to write a successful business plan for your daycare center.

By Sholom Strick | Share This

8 Reasons Business Plans Fail That No One Wants to Talk About

Your business plan could fail for hundreds of reasons—but these 8 reasons for business plan failure are unfortunately common (and often overlooked!).

By Danielle Hendricks | Share This

How to Write a Mission Statement in 5 Easy Steps

Your company’s mission statement is your opportunity to define your goals, ethics, culture, and norms for decision-making. Here are the steps to writing a great mission statement.

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