BENEFITS OF BUSINESS PLANNING

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Do you have a business plan? A business plan is a written document that describes in detail how your business works, its financial projections and other business details that prove to investors that your company is a great investment opportunity.  Business planning offers serious benefits for everybody in business and helps you survive in the long run.

Here are some benefits of having a business plan.

Set priorities

You can’t do everything.  Business planning helps you keep track of the right things.  Allocate your time, effort, resources strategically.     

Manage change

With good planning process you regularly review assumptions, track progress, and catch new developments so you can adjust. Plan vs. actual analysis is a dashboard, and adjusting the plan is steering.

Manage cash

Good business planning connects the dots in the cash flow. Sometimes just watching profits is not  enough. it is good for a business to have a plan for all inventories and expenses. having a plan keeps you ontop and also helps you mange the bad finicial days.   

Milestones

Good business planning sets milestones you can work towards. These are key goals you want to achieve, like reaching a defined sales level, hiring that     sales manager, or opening the new location. Humans work better when they have a visible goal that they are working towards.

Get focused, grow faster, and adjust to change. Every business owner deserves plannining