Burke Franklin

How I learned to write a business plan. Why mine are different and better. And now it’s software!

Have you heard that investors don’t read business plans? Not true. Before they’re going to click OK on a wire transfer of $50,000 to $50,000,000, they’ll have a lot of questions. Your business plan is you in front of many supporting characters—with specialties, expertise, biases, perspectives, contacts, money… It’s like a movie script on it’s…

Writing a business plan — Ideas on Market Research

Here’s a One-Minute Market Research hack! In your business plan there are sections on Market Analysis, Market Size, Target Customers, Customer Segmentation, Market Trends, Competition and Marketing Strategy… Understanding your market is crucial for all of your planning, and it’s especially important for building your case for funding with investors. Here’s a simple idea that…

Burke Franklin keynote conscious business planning raise capital entrepreneurs

How to fund your business without raising capital!

10 Ways to Build Your Business Without Raising Capital – Business Power Tools founder and BizPlanBuilder business plan software template creator Burke Franklin consults on strategies for building businesses without investment capital. And if/when you need it, you’ll be in the strongest position… Click to watch now…