A business plan defines your whole business strategy, where to start with and where your business will lead you in future? To create a business plan you must know the details about the business you are going to start. Before starting a business everyone needs to know where your company will stand in next 10 or 15 years that depends on you for how long you can carry on your business plan. After collecting all the necessary information regarding your business you have to assemble that in order which results in a proper business plan. The essence of your business plan is based on: Goals: Define your goals properly and strategy to achieve them. Problem & Solutions: What you are going to do in any sort of crisis? How you can handle it? Financial Issues: How much finance you have? And how long you can survive with it? How are you going to manage you business profit and loss?
They are like fingerprints; no two are alike, even within the same organization. One further point, opinions about what makes a good finished product are like noses_everybody has one. The ones that work and prove to be executable are the best. With this in mind, let me offer my views about business plans at a macro level having written a sizeable number of plans for internal and external applications. One other point, a business plan can build a team quicker than any formal team building activity.