Well planned is half done.

Building something without a plan is like driving without a preset destination. There may be a lot of activity but in reality you waste time and resources. If you haven’t already, get a business plan. If you have one for a while and things are stagnant, review it.


Have a clearly defined vision for your business and yourself. This vision will help you stay focused.


Numbers matter. If it cannot be measured in numbers, it is not a business.

Plan B

A change of tactics or exit plan must be established beforehand for events when goals aren’t reached.



Components such as Executive Summary, Finance, Sales and Marketing apply to almost every business.


One same component may be used differently with a flavor unique to a business.


Some businesses need components specific to their business type and industry.