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Business Plan Resources

SBA - How to Write a Business Plan 

A business plan is an essential roadmap for business success. This living document generally projects 3-5 years ahead and outlines the route a company intends to take to grow revenues.


SCORE- How to Create a Comprehensive Business Plan

The plan should be updated frequently to reflect revised scenarios as market conditions change, as company strategies evolve, and as projections are surpassed or not reached.


PCC- SBDC - Directed Self Study Business Planning Online

The Directed Self-Study (DSS) Program at the Small Business Development Center allows small business owners to direct the pace of their work, develop and refine their business idea by completing a business plan draft and prepare for a higher level of readiness when meeting with potential lenders, business and legal advisors. After preparing a draft business plan, you will work with one of the SBDC’s business advisors to create a custom Action Plan for your business success and growth. 


Mt. Hood - SBDC - Business Plan Boot Camp

A hands-on session using the SBA Business Plan template to begin building a detailed business plan and projecting financials one to three years out.


MarketLink - MESO

Market research measures market size, analyzes current and future trends and shows market share for the industry. Business owners who are starting new businesses, looking for a new location, expanding areas or selling can use these resources to get a comprehensive understanding of the market and trends.  



Business plans for purchase and free sample business plans.