In this brief post I’m going to give you some free tips on how to create your business plan.
Expert tips to create your insurance agency business plan
If you’re reading this article, chances are good that you’re having trouble writing your business plan. Don’t worry! Lots of people get stuck simply because they haven’t written a business plan before and therefore they don’t know what to include!
My name is Steve Donald I’m a business plan expert and I created this post to help you out. Since 1999, my company grow think has created more than 2000 business plans and these business plans have helped our clients raised more than $1 billion from investors and lenders.
In other words, I know a thing or two about how to create business plans and that’s why I want to share some free business plan advice with you right now.
Specifically, I want to give you my business plan outline that I’ve been using with success for more than 10 years.
So you might want to write this down so get a pen and paper and definitely you might want to write this down.
Business Plan Outline
Here are the 10 sections that you should include in your business plan:
1. Executive Summary
The first section is your executive summary which is essentially the introduction to your business plan.
2. Company Analysis
Then the next section is your company analysis which gives a little more background.
3. Industry Analysis
Next up is your industry analysis when you talk about your market and trends.
4. Customer Analysis
The fourth section of your business plan is your customer analysis where you go more in depth about your target market.
5. Competitive Analysis
The fifth section is your competitive analysis where you provide an analysis of your competition including what differentiates you from your competitors.
6. Marketing Plan
The sixth section is your marketing plan where you lay out your marketing strategy.
7. Operations Plan
The seventh section of your business plan is your operations plan where you explain how you actually run or we’ll run your business.
8. Management Team
The next section the management team is where you provide bios of your team.
9. Financial Plan
The ninth section is your financial plan where you give financial forecasts.
Finally the tenth and last section of your business plan is your appendix where you provide any additional supporting information.
So, now that you have my business plan outline, you know all 10 sections to include and the next step is for you to complete these 10 sections.
But you may want guidance on exactly what to write in each section of your business plan and to help you out, I’ve created a free business plan template which provides tips and advice for all ten sections.
To download your Insurance Agency Business Plan.