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Before you start

Business Plan

Writing a business plan

A good business plan focuses the mind as well as helping to secure finance and support.

How to write a business plan

Know your market

Research your markets

Research your customer base

A thorough and reasoned knowledge of the market is invaluable to the future of your business.

The five Ws you need to know


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