Explore BrainMass

Business Planning Process

What is the business planning process? What is the value of a business plan?

Solution Preview

The business planning process is a multi-step process that is used when beginning a business venture. The steps generally follow the same pattern in terms of content, although the actual steps may be worded slightly differently based on the actual business type. More extensive analysis may be needed in certain industries that are already in turmoil, which one chooses to enter, when compared to entering into a stable business industry. Therefore, additional steps may be required to ensure that the business plan is as comprehensive as possible. Generally, all business planning processes start with gathering data. It is in this ...

Solution Summary

This solution explains the business planning process and the value of having a business plan.