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Your assignment is to conduct a feasibility study to begin developing a plan for a new business. Your study will help you forecast the potential for success of the business. This study will become part of your business plan which you will use to justify your proposal to lenders.

See the templates below for the structure and format of a business plan, as well as elements to include.

Elements of a Business plan

A basic business plan includes the following elements

  • Name and Type of Business [Gale Business, IBIS World]
  • Description of Product/Service [Gale Business, IBIS World]
  • Business History & Development
  • Location [Reference Solutions]
  • Market Analysis [Mintel]
  • Competition [Reference Solutions]
  • Management [Gale Business]
  • Financial Information
  • Business Strengths & Weaknesses
  • Business Growth

Example Business Plans

These business plans and many more are available in Gale Business: Entrepreneurship below. These plans are from real U.S. companies.
Landscaping Service: G & D Landscaping
Florist: The Perfect Bloom, Inc.
Nursery: Wonderland Nursery
Organic Grower & Supplier (hydroponic nursery): Great Lakes Organics

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