How To Write A 1-Page Business Plan

In this 5-minute small business class online, you will learn how to write a 1-page business plan for your small business.

Cost: Free
Recommended Pre-Requisite Classes: None
Instructor: Jennifer Croft

Please note: You may have to raise the volume on your computer or phone to be able to clearly hear the video.

In this 5-minute, online class, you will learn how to write a simple, 1-page business plan for your small business. You’ll find out the benefits of writing a business plan, as well as the best time to write one. You’ll learn what type of information to include about your products and services, your industry and competition, your marketing, and your financials.

Related Classes

Here are other small business classes online that relate to How To Write A 1-Page Business Plan:
Test Your Business Idea
How To Write A Fill-In-The-Blank Business Plan
How To Write A Marketing Plan


The following small business worksheets will be helpful for you to use:
1-Page Business Plan
Marketing Plan – 1 year
Cash Flow Forecast – 1 year

Next Steps

After taking this class, here are some good next steps you can take:
•List and describe your top 3-5 products and services.
•Research your industry and competition.
•Identify the top 3-5 types of marketing you’ll use, and estimate how much it will cost to obtain each new customer or client.
•Crunch some numbers: the cost of goods for your products and services, the prices you’ll charge, and a forecast of your revenues and expenses for the next year.