Financial Plan- This is the most important part of the business plan where you need to show the three year projection of the projected financial statements, including income statements, pro-forma balance sheets, and monthly cash flow and annual cash flow statements which will help in forecasting your revenues and expenses.
Business plans are decision-making tools. The content and format of the business plan is determined by the goals and audience. For example, a business plan for a non-profit might discuss the fit between the business plan and the organization’s mission. Banks are quite concerned about defaults, so a business plan for a bank loan will build a convincing case for the organization’s ability to repay the loan. Venture capitalists are primarily concerned about initial investment, feasibility, and exit valuation. A business plan for a project requiring equity financing will need to explain why current resources, upcoming growth opportunities, and sustainable competitive advantage will lead to a high exit valuation.
A business plan is the utmost requirement for securing your financial needs. There is a pattern for writing a good business plan which one should follow to get success. The major components of a business plan are as follows:
Operations plan- This section will include details of execution of the day to day operations of your business, location of your business and how it will benefit your business, HR policies of the company and the production plan if you are offering products.