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ENTREPRENEUR
WORKBOOKS

Business Planning and
Financing Management Series

Building Block 2

The Business Plan
and Executive Summary

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MaRS – Business Planning and Financing Management Series



THE BUSINESS PLANNING AND FINANCING
MANAGEMENT WORKBOOK
Introduction: What to expect
In his book Outliers, Canadian author Malcolm Gladwell looks at the relationship
between statistical probabilities and the chance of success in your chosen field of
work or sports. His essential claim is that you need around 10,000 hours of practice
to become really good in a particular field.
This workbook guide will not take 10,000 hours to complete, so you should
not expect
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Once you have finished all four workbook guides, you will
have a complete business planning and financing management strategy for your
company.
With this document in hand, you will be ready to develop the tools you need to raise
money to grow your business. These workbook guides have been designed so that
you can adapt the curriculum to your company’s specific needs.

Building Block 2 – The Business Plan and Executive Summary

MaRS – Business Planning and Financing Management Series



How to use this workbook guide
1. Make it a team exercise—but make it quick.
Pulling the background information and strategy together to create a coherent
business plan can be very time-consuming, especially if you have a fair bit of data
and information to distill. But it does not have to be. We believe that much of the
information you need is already known to your management team and advisors, so
we recommend that you make the creation of your business planning and financing…

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