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The business plan is the foundation of your investor package. However, most entrepreneurs are too busy with other priorities – such as developing products, finding customers, and recruiting a team – to prepare a compelling business plan.

Most of our consultants have hands-on experience starting and growing their own businesses.

Let us help you.

Depending on your needs and budget, we will then develop a proposal somewhere along this spectrum:

Full Service Business Plan Consulting

We will do the “heavy lifting” so you can focus on other priorities: developing your product, finding customers, and building your team.

We can help you optimize your strategy; research and analyze your market and competition; and create a clear and compelling business plan to articulate your vision.

We don’t use cookie-cutter business plan templates – we develop your plans from scratch to ensure you tell your unique story in the most compelling way possible.

Our Experience

Guided Business Planning

If you are on a more limited budget and have the time to conduct a majority of the research and writing, we can:

  • Guide and prioritize your efforts;
  • Supply templates and other helpful materials;
  • Help you avoid common business planning mistakes; and
  • Critique, edit, and format your drafts.

Note that this is not for the faint of heart. This is a lot of work and will require a full-time commitment for weeks or months. Many entrepreneurs feel it makes more sense to focus on building the business.

StartupArk also serves large enterprises considering new initiatives as well as rapidly scaling businesses seeking large, later-round VC capital raises.

Tailoring Your Business Plan to a Specific Purpose

A business plan is not a one-size-fits-all document: it should achieve a specific purpose. We have experience in preparing business plans for:

A business plan is not a one-size-fits-all document: it should achieve a specific purpose. We have experience in preparing business plans for:

  • Family & Friends Seed Funding
  • Angel Investor and Venture Capital Funding
  • Bank Funding:
  • Landlords:
  • Franchisee Business Plan:
  • Immigration Visa Business Plans:
  • Partnership Business Plan:
  • Enterprise Level Plans

Our Business Planning Process

Our business plan consultants each have their unique approach to how they work with clients. They will describe their approach during your initial discussions with them so that you understand what to expect as we progress.