From the article: Do You Really Need a Business Plan?
While business plans are not required to start a small business, they can certainly be a useful tool for any entrepreneur. Do you have a traditional business plan, a simple one-page business plan, or no written business plan at all? Share your business planning process, and tell us how it has helped your business. Share Your Process
- I own a cleaning and maid service, and find a business plan is great to have as long as you realize it will need adjusted and adapted to over time. It should be an overall plan and not followed to the smallest detail.
Short and To The Point
- My business plan was definitely not a formal document, but I did write down a plan, focusing on my goals and what I wanted to achieve with my business.
- I don't have one yet but I definitely need to do one...
- —Guest Jason