Create a Business Plan

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Create a Business Plan

Business plans are the roadmap to get you started in growing a successful business. Your business plan should determine the product or service you will offer, identify potential customers and assess customer demand for the product or service. Don’t forget to include funding sources, the type of business structure, labor needs, marketing plans and financial projections in your business plans.

The following entities have a variety of resources for businesses at all stages and of all sizes.

Kansas Small Business Development Center

To learn more about developing a business plan and to work with a small business counselor on your business plan, contact your local Kansas Small Business Development Center office.

Network Kansas

A statewide network of non-profit business-building resources, NetWork Kansas helps entrepreneurs and small business owners startup and grow successful businesses.

To find other resource partners in your area, contact the NetWork Kansas referral center.

Chat online with a referral coordinator during business hours or call (877) 521-8600 or e-mail

Small Business Administration (SBA)

The SBA can assist you by providing free business counseling, identifying financing, and information on obtaining federal contracts.