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'How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business' Series
Treana Wunsch

How to Write an Effective Business Plan: The Business Philosophy

In order to have a successful business, it is essential to have a strong business philosophy. It is based on the company’s core values and beliefs. It’s built upon the Mission Statement. It serves as a guide for decision-making and helps to keep the business on track. The business philosophy defines the business relationships with your employees, suppliers, customers, environment and community.

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'How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business' Series
Treana Wunsch

How to Write an Effective Business Plan for Small Business: The Business Profile

The Business Profile section is a summary of the framework of your business. The intention is to give an overall picture of the specifics of the business. Even though this section should only be about a page long there are a lot of decisions that need to happen first. It can be in point form and it should include the following:

1. Business Name
2. Legal form of business
3. Members
4. Location (or projected location)
5. Projected start date
6. Mission statement
7. Vision statement
8. Objectives

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'How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business' Series
Treana Wunsch

How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business: 6 FAQ

During my experience with writing business plans, I’ve come across many frequently asked questions. Business plans take time and effort to write so many people want to avoid this step when starting a small business so here are 6 of the most common questions I come across:

Can I write a business plan myself?
How long should a business plan be for a small business?
Do I need a business plan for a small business?
How long should it take to write a business plan?
What is the easiest part of a business plan?
What is the most difficult part of a business plan?

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'How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business' Series
Treana Wunsch

How to Write a Business Plan for Small Business: The Intro

The best way to learn how to build your dream business is by learning how to write a business plan. It’s the instruction manual for your business. By going through the process of writing the business plan, you’ll discover if your business is feasible before you put your money, time and energy into it.

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Managing a Small Business
Treana Wunsch

How to Set Up a Productive Home Office Space

To set up a home office you’ll need to have the right space, equipment and supplies. You’ll have to strike a balance between it being an effective space and a space you want to be in for extended periods of time. If you keep ergonomics and design in mind, you’ll end up with a productive space that’s a joy to work in.

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Starting a Small Business
Treana Wunsch

5 Important Things to Consider Before Starting a Small Business

There are many important things to do before starting a small business. One of the most important is to create a plan but even before you start creating your plan, you need to discover a few things about yourself. In this article, I’ll help you to do just that and more.

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Starting a Small Business
Treana Wunsch

A Comprehensive Guide on How To Start a Small Business in Canada

Starting a small business in Canada can be an extremely rewarding experience, both personally and financially. However, starting a small business in Canada can also be daunting, especially if you don’t know where to start. In this article, we will outline the steps you need to take to start a small business in Canada. So grab a cup of coffee and settle in because this article is jam-packed with great information on starting a small business.

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