What do you take to the Banker ... ?
A short story is a good story. Always a good place for a business plan to begin ...
The first round of a business plan is always about covering the important stuff. You can always come back to the detail later - rather than trying to make sense of a mountain of unconnected details.
Simplify. Simplify. Simplify. A simple story means that management can focus on what's important.
The iniPax Template puts a limit on the detail, on the words you can use - and gives you a few hints on the questions you need to answer.
It looks like this ...
The Acme Widget Story ... (download)
Naturally there'll come a time when the detail has to be filled in, but the simplicity of this first step brings the focus that a business needs right from the beginning.
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