Sections of a Business Plan

There are 8 primary sections of a business plan, as follows:

1. Executive Summary
2. Business Overview
3. Management Team
4. Operations Plan
5. Marketing Plan
6. Industry Analysis
7. Financial Plan
8. Risk


Executive Summary

It is important to note that while the Executive Summary is the first page of a business plan, it is written last. The executive summary is a broad, yet specific, recap of your entire business plan.


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