How to Write A Business Plan in 1 Day!

Did you know that the average entrepreneur spends 100 hours or more creating a business plan from scratch?

Well, if you've been struggling to finish your business plan, I've got good news for you... When you use my business plan template, you can finish your plan in just 1 day!

My name is Dave Lavinsky and I've been helping entrepreneurs and small business owners start successful businesses since 1999.

At Growthink, we've developed a unique business plan methodology that has helped our 2,000 clients raise more than $1 Billion from venture capitalists, angel investors, and SBA lenders.

As a result, we've received a lot of recognition from the press.

And now, I'm offering you this same proven, step-by-step methodology, so you can create a successful business plan for your startup or small business.

Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template will help you raise capital, and create a strategic roadmap to grow a successful business -- at a price every entrepreneur can afford!

Using my proven template, you can finish your business plan in 1 day, in just 3 easy steps.

Step 1: Fill in the Blanks

Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template is an editable Microsoft Word document that walks you through each of the 10 core sections of your business plan, in the structure that investors and lenders want to see.

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Company Analysis
  3. Industry Analysis
  4. Customer Analysis
  5. Competitive Analysis
  6. Marketing Plan
  7. Operations Plan
  8. Management Team
  9. Financial Plan
  10. Appendix

Each section includes simple, helpful examples and exercises to help you write your business plan in just 1 day.

Plus, you get my "Instant Financial Model"!

When you download Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template, you'll also get my pre-made financial model in easy-to-use Microsoft Excel format. Just enter a few numbers into the spreadsheet, and you'll have your financial statements and 5-year "pro forma" financial projections in seconds!

Step 2: Personalize

Just add your business name, address and logo to the cover page, so it looks professional and reflects your company and brand image.

Step 3: Print!

Print out your business plan, and you're done!

In just 10 hours or less, you've created a professional business plan.

And with your business plan in hand, you'll be one step closer to raising capital, and you'll have a solid strategy for building the business of your dreams.

If you have any questions about Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template, please give our customer service department a call toll-free at 877-BIZ-PLAN.

Here's a question we hear a lot...

Will This Work for MY Type of Business?

YES. No matter what type of business you're starting -- whether you're starting a restaurant, non-profit, bar, hotel, coffee shop, or a high-tech biotechnology, website, internet or software startup -- our business plan template will work for you.

Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template uses the same proven methodology our business plan writers use to develop professional plans for our consulting clients. And Growthink's business plan consultants have helped more than 2,000 clients in 500 different industries raise $1 Billion from venture capitalists, angel investors, and SBA lenders.

Preview My Business Plan Template for FREE!

If you're looking to get your business ideas down on paper fast, then download the free PDF sample version of my business plan template. Then, if you want the complete functionality, you can purchase Growthink's Ultimate Business Plan Template.

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More Business Plan and Entrepreneurship Resources:

Business Plan Template: What to Include[Forbes]
Growthink Blog
Growthink Business Plan Help Center
Small Business Administration
Kauffman Foundation
National Venture Capital Association