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30 Things You Can Do With Your Business Plan

30 Things You Can Do With Your Business Plan

A business plan is a tool that means life for your company. The existence of a plan is to help you as an entrepreneur to make your company better, more profitable, and more stable.

You must use the real potential stored in your business plan. It is one of the most important elements of your whole business’s potential energy.

I have already seen many businesses that were started without a business plan becoming successful companies. However, the potential of that business will be much bigger if its entrepreneurs use and implement the plan as a tool that will map their path to success. Alternatively, at least the business plan would reduce the time between the starting point and some success points in the future.

Day 11: Knowledge – Improve Your Business in 77 Days

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Let’s continue with the eleventh day in our challenge to improve your business in 77 days. We are in the business planning improvements part in this challenge, and we already work on improvement of previous business planning experience and forecasting.

But, as you know, the business planning process will be dependent on your own knowledge as an entrepreneur, but also the knowledge of your team that will be included in the process.

When we talk about factors that make an entrepreneur successful, the second layer was knowledge and creativity. There we talk about the knowledge and acquiring that knowledge.

Day 10: Forecasting – Improve Your Business in 77 Days


Let’s continue with our challenge to improve your business in 77 days.

Yesterday, you worked on improvements based on your previous experience with the business planning process. Today, we will continue with one of the most important parts of the planning process and its forecasting.

What you can improve in your forecasting?

It is important because each business plan is based on forecasting, sometimes called as guessing because we can’t always predict our future. It will be very simple to be an entrepreneur if you can see the future. But, the reality is much different, and because of that, many of your future activities will be based on your plans, that on the other hands are based on predictions and guessing.

Day 9: Previous Planning Experience – Improve Your Business in 77 Days

business improvements calendar

We are in the second part of our challenge to improve your business in 77 days. In this part, you need to improve your business planning process.

The best way to start improving your business planning process is with your previous experience in such a process.

You know what you make good in the past and what’s wrong. You know what gives you desired results and what does not give you. Also, you know where your mistakes are. That knowledge will give you the possible parts where you need to improve your business planning process.

Why Does Your Business Plan Need to be Adjusted?

You’ve heard the old saying, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” But, if you do plan, then you can make sure your business will succeed.

When it comes to writing a business plan, most entrepreneurs struggle to put down the essence of their company on paper. This can become a huge problem, especially as the business grows and requires a plan that reflects the changing landscape.

As an entrepreneur, you probably already use planning to ensure that your business is on the right path to success. The business plan is something that has a really powerful business potential energy stored in it. It is your roadmap to success.

However, at the same time, wrong assumptions and predictions that are possible in the planning process can become harmful to your business. 

Many business owners have a plan in place for their company’s growth—and they think they’ve got it all covered. But when the time comes to execute their plans, it turns out there are many elements that need to be adjusted first.

10 Business Plan Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

horrible mistakes

Business plan mistakes can be terrible for the small business owner. Sometimes some mistake, simply can’t be avoided, but it doesn’t mean that the same specific mistake must be repeated.

But, sometimes there are mistakes that simply you don’t know you’re making. The same thing is about business plan mistakes.

Probably, your biggest entrepreneurial mistake is when you don’t recognize that you are making mistakes. In such a way simply you continue with what you have already started even you are making mistakes.