A Blueprint Start Up Plan for a typical new business is generally around 20-25 pages.
As a minimum a Blueprint Business Start Up Plan will include:
-About Your Business
-Your Current Probability of Success
-Your New Business Risk Profile
Your New Business
-Overview, Objectives, Priorities
-Start Up Schedule
-Your Strengths & Weaknesses
People, Systems, Clients
-Where will your customers come from?
-What systems will be needed to manage customers?
-What people skills will be needed to do this successfully?
Start Up Costs
-A live costing spreadsheet (designed for you to add costings as you go)
Start Up Scores
-Your Preparation Score – (Estimated % prepared)
-Your Planning Score – (Estimated % of your planning completed)
-Your Experience Score – (Estimated % of your knowledge & experience that you have)
-Your Risk Score – (Estimated level of risk out of 100)
-Your Success Score – (Your estimated probability of your new business being successful)
-Areas that might be a problem for you
-Areas where you might find opportunities to get more value for money
-How to improve scores to improve overall chances of success
-Other options worth considering