Assignment 3: Startup Plan

Before you begin…

Re-open the Business Plan Pro minimum outline .bpdx file that you saved as part of Assignment 2:  Market Analysis. You will continue to build into this .bpdx file with each assignment.

Assignment Steps

Your Startup Plan should contain a text explanation of what your startup costs and startup funding numbers are, plus two tables, the Startup Costs and the Startup Funding tables. The table explanations can be found here:

  1. Startup costs, as explained on pages 161-165 of The Plan-As-You-Go Business Plan book. Or you can click here for the online version of the book.
  2. Startup funding, as explained in the online example from the online version of The Plan-As-You-Go Business Plan.
  3. The online version of Hurdle: The Book on Business Planning also has sections covering Starting Costs and Startup Funding in Chapter 6: Describe Your Company.