How to Write an Effective Business Plan 221111 November 11, 2022, 2:00pm PST November 11, 2022, 4:00pm PST

The journey of entrepreneurship begins with a single step, but the ones that follow often determine how successful your small business will be!

A business plan is a critical foundation when you are starting a new business or developing the potential of your existing company.

In this hands-on workshop, we will demystify the process using case studies and exercises. You will also develop a template for your own business that covers:

  • Products/Services
  • Organization
  • Marketing
  • Customers
  • Finances
  • Market Research

Come prepared to write your own business plan.

Registration Fee: $35

 This is an interactive workshop for which we encourage your participation. The recording and slides will be sent only to those who attend.

About the Instructors:

Marvin Brook's expertise in teaching as well as in financial analysis and planning should be helpful to business owners who need to align their business plan with their personal financial goals. Marvin is a SCORE mentor and does email counseling.

Frances Bellows has 20+ years of business experience both here and abroad, with businesses that were starting up or expanding. These business covered many industries and ranged in size from international to one person in their living room. After improving over a thousand business plans, there is one thing that stands like stone the better the planning the more likely your chance of success. The instructor, Frances Bellows is a consultant, MBA Adjunct Professor, and Entrepreneurship Educator.

All SCORE workshops and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed in workshops are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of SCORE or the SBA. SCORE is funded [in part] through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

About the Presenter(s)

Marvin Brook

My main expertise is in cash flow management, business plan development, and helping with pricing models and pricing your product. My main expertise is with business plans, pricing, budgeting, and cash-flow.I worked for the United States Postal Service for 30 years, ultimately becoming the financial controller for Northern California. In that job I managed 65 employees with 15 managers and...

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