eBook Business Plans Handbook, 17th Edition

  • Series Name: Business Plans Handbook Series
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  • ISBN-10: 1414457758
  • ISBN-13: 9781414457758
  • DDC: 658.4012
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 289 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2009, 2008
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released April 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Overview

Business Plans Handbook is a collection of business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America. For those looking for examples of how to approach, structure and compose their own business plans, the Handbook presents 24 sample plans written for businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries. Typical business plans include type of business; statement of purpose; executive summary; business/industry description; market; product and production; management/personnel; and financial specifics. This edition also contains a business plan template which can aid users in developing business plans of their own.

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Business Plans Handbook Series

Business Plans Handbook is a collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America. For those looking for examples of how to approach, structure and compose their own business plans, the Handbook presents 24 sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries -- only the company names and addresses have been changed. Typical business plans include type of business; statement of purpose; executive summary; business/industry description; market; product and production; management/personnel; and financial specifics

Features and Benefits

  • This edition contains a business plan template and two fictional business plans — all of which can aid users in developing business plans of their own.
  • A listing of organizations, agencies, and consultants; a glossary of small business terms; and an updated bibliography.

What's New

  • Business plans include type of business; statement of purpose; executive summary; business/industry description; market; product and production; management/personnel; and financial specifics.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414445717 | ISBN-13: 9781414445717

Reviews

"The businesses discussed include a diverse group of entrepreneurial types. … Skillful editing preserves the unique differences among the plans while providing the reader with a common framework of analysis. … Especially appropriate for libraries supporting small business and entrepreneurial studies, this is an excellent reference work that should be a part of every business collection." -- CHOICE (June 1995)

— Choice

"Will be very useful in libraries serving entrepreneurs and small businesses." -- Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship (Vol. 4, No. 2, 1999)

— Journal of Business and Finance Librarianship

"This series is designed for those looking for examples of how to structure and compose their own business plans." --ARBA, August 2008

— ARBA

"Offering genuine plans used by real people, this volume provides 22 buiness plans used by entrpreneurs to gain funding support for their new business. Included are several e-commerce plans, including an Internet-based trading company." -- Business Horizons (June 2002)

— Business Horizons

Table of Contents

Highlights.
Introduction.
BUSINESS PLANS.
Apparel Manufacturer.
TTK Outdoor Apparel Company.
Architecture Firm.
Smith Architecture Firm, Inc.
Bed and Breakfast.
Home Again Bed & Breakfast.
Bookkeeping Practice.
Kohn Bookkeeping Practice.
Children’s Bookstore.
Under the Shade Tree.
Currency Trading.
Fundex Currency Trading Co. Inc.
Dog Training Business.
A-1 Dog Training & Behavior LLC.
Health Advocacy Business.
Medical Navigation Services Inc.
Healthcare Translation & Interpretation Business.
Cross–Cultural Communications Inc.
Home Repair and Improvement Contractor.
HandyGals Inc.
Microbrewery.
Smith Microbrewery, Inc.
Mobile Veterinary Practice.
PetWheelz Inc.
Mortgage Banking Firm.
Stiles Mortgage Banking Firm, Inc.
Oil and Gas Manufacturing and Services Co.
Russel Oil and Gas Valves Co. Inc.
Organic Lawn Care Services.
Evergreen Organic Lawn Care Services.
Pipeline Fracture Testing Service.
ADSL Pipeline Services Inc.
Safety Consulting Firm.
Peters, Marsh & McLellan LLC.
Self-Service Laundry Business.
Wash ’N Go.
Solar Energy Farm.
Ward Solar Energy Farm, Inc.
Utilities Reclamation Services.
Hydro Power Lines Reclamation Services Inc.
APPENDIXES.
Appendix A.
Business Plan Template.
Fictional Plan 1 - Food Distributor.
Fictional Plan 2 - Hardware Store.
Appendix B.
Associations.
Consultants.
SBA Regional Offices.
Small Business Development Centers.
Service Corps of Retired Executives Offices.
Venture Capital & Financing Companies.
Appendix C.
Glossary of Small Business Terms.
Appendix D.
Cumulative Index.

Products Included

Business Plans Handbook  (ISBN-10: 1414445717 | ISBN-13: 9781414445717)

Business Plans Handbook is a collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America. For those looking for examples of how to approach, structure and compose their own business plans, the Handbook presents 24 sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries — only the company names and addresses have been changed.

Typical business plans include type of business; statement of purpose; executive summary; business/industry description; market; product and production; management/personnel; and financial specifics. This edition also contains a business plan template and two fictional business plans — all of which can aid users in developing business plans of their own. Also featured is a listing of organizations, agencies, and consultants; a glossary of small business terms; and an updated bibliography.

Price: $295.00

Business Plans Handbook  (ISBN-10: 1414445717 | ISBN-13: 9781414445717)

Business Plans Handbook is a collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America. For those looking for examples of how to approach, structure and compose their own business plans, the Handbook presents 24 sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries — only the company names and addresses have been changed.

Typical business plans include type of business; statement of purpose; executive summary; business/industry description; market; product and production; management/personnel; and financial specifics. This edition also contains a business plan template and two fictional business plans — all of which can aid users in developing business plans of their own. Also featured is a listing of organizations, agencies, and consultants; a glossary of small business terms; and an updated bibliography.

Price: $295.00