Create a Business Plan
Business plans are often required by banks when considering you for a loan. These plans set forth the business’ goals, timelines, revenue projections, and other factors that can demonstrate the viability of your venture.
The following organizations offer free business counseling and assistance with drafting business plans:
- Hawai’i Small Business Development Center Network
- Association of Small Business Development Centers (national organization)
- Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)
You may also find sample business plans for various business activities on the
- U.S. Small Business Adminstration’s website under the “Small Business Planner” tab