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Entrepreneurs should articulate their purpose in a specific three-year vision statement with specific goals for growth.
A business's readiness for growth can be evaluated in part by reviewing its financial performance and its stage in business.
As entrepreneurs plan for growth, they identify the key issues that provide useful information. Consider how one entrepreneur takes an indepth look at her business and uses this insight to clarify a vision and set clear goals for her business.
SWOT analysis provides an excellent tool for entrepreneurs to evaluate the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of their business.
Budgeting, forecasting, and projecting mean fundamentally the same thing--estimating future amounts based on information you already know.
A business strategy incorporates business and personal goals into a competitive advantage that will successfully carry the business into the future.
Determine the market potential of business's products or services by examining the key factors presented in this article.
During the planning process, entrepreneurs must evaluate their business model to ensure that the current model will support growth.
Exit strategies should be designed as a part of the overall plan for growth. The exit strategy plays a key role in determining the strategic direction for the company.
Thorough market research includes analysis of the customers and the competitive environment.
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