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Lt. Gov. McClellan nominee visits Herndon, launches small business plan

Andria McClellan, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor of Virginia, released a plan Thursday, April 29, outlining her political platform to support small businesses emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with the plan’s launch, McClellan visited the town of Herndon to speak with Mayor Sheila Olem and members of the state’s local small business community. Herndon’s […]

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University collaboration gives business ideas to its students

Jazmin taha The three college student pitch competition flyer. The annual competition gives students the opportunity to practice making business presentations. And the winners are Mount San Antonio College students Fredric Royce and Heidi Leonardo. Their strong sales pitch is that of Nihon’ichi: a Vegan California Roll company. These students are the winners of the […]

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Your one-page business plan

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. I wrote several business plans while getting my MBA from the University of Buffalo. But, for some reason, I totally skipped that part when it was time to start my consulting business. My only real plan was to generate income, which often involved saying “yes!” At any […]

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10 best business ideas for couples

You share everything with your loved one, but should you share starting a business with your partner? Only you and your partner can answer this question, but whether you have the ambition to run a dynamic business or want to earn some extra cash to help fund your common goals, it’s important to align with […]

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The Secrets of a Strong Tech Startup Business Plan

Writing a business plan makes your tech startup 16% more likely to be successful, according to studies. It is also estimated that over 70% of fast growing companies have detailed business plans. This is not surprising, especially considering that this powerful document can help you with everything: Data-driven decision making Create action plans, with goals […]

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How to write a business plan template

Learning how to write a business plan starts with understanding its purpose. A business plan is basically a plan explaining the key facts of a given business. These facts usually include the products or services he offers, how he makes (or will earn) money, and his marketing operations (how he intends to do so). Other […]