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The Resource Center has all the info you'll need From content to user feedback, the resource center has the information you need for every level of the entrepreneurial process.
Use this tool to identify your major customer groups, their distinguishing characteristics, and the market research needed to develop a customer profile.
During the planning process, entrepreneurs must evaluate their business model to ensure that the current model will support growth.
This tool helps entrepreneurs determine the best means to distribute their products and services.
Entrepreneurs make great decisions when they critically analyze the situation.
Compare actual financial figures to your budget at least monthly. You may need to adjust the budget during the year to reflect new information.
Before building a detailed line-by-line budget, entrepreneurs should prepare a preliminary forecast, projecting estimates of the primary components of profitability--sales, cost of goods sold, and operating expenses.
This tool provides questions to help entrepreneurs consider the strategic and tactical pluses and minuses of investing in new product/service development.
Distribution strategies help entrepremeurs meet the demands of their customers and increase sales.
Historical financial information can be a great tool to jumpstart the budgeting process if care is taken to adjust for any incorrect or misleading information.
Budgeting, forecasting, and projecting mean fundamentally the same thing--estimating future amounts based on information you already know.
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