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Business Plan Template

Business Plan Template

The Essential Guide and Checklist For Starting Your Business

Build A Business Plan That Works

  • Whether you’re starting a business or drafting a formalized document with your current business goals, it’s important to clearly define the scope of all aspects of the venture — from mission, to target customers, to finances, and beyond.

  • When just starting out, it can be tempting to think of a business plan as simply your company’s name and a description of your product or service. But in reality, planning a business involves thinking through a lot more details.

  • HubSpot and General Assembly have teamed up to help. In this business plan template and checklist, we’ll guide you through the steps of writing company and product descriptions, setting sales and marketing goals and plans, and thinking through legal and nancial logistics.

Inside, you'll:

  • Write a company description that sells your story
  • Plan for the future: lay out goals and metrics for success
  • Describe your product line in detail and plan for how to stand out from competitors
  • Consider any legal formalities that require attention when starting your business
  • Put together necessary financial projections to make a strong start
  • Create your buyer persona and determine your product/marketing fit

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