Business plan worksheet

Homework worksheets
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Tuesday, June 25 @ 9am
(Insert team name)
(insert your names)
Mission Statement
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Elevator Pitch
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Work Breakdown Structure
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Technical Plan and Schedule
• Insert schedule here
Business Plan Questions
• Answer the questions below, and for each of
the 10 answers you might want to provide
(a) a few sentences of text or descriptions of
your answer;
(b) one concise graphic, illustration, or other
non verbal way of capturing the essence of
your response
1. The Founder(s) – Who are you and why are you the one to run
with this?
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2. The Idea - Tell the core story of your idea, and articulate it
clearly so it captures people’s imagination
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3. The Product - What is the product? How is it unique?
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4. Who Cares - Describe (a) an individual customer for your
product; and (b) ways you’d calculate the total market size. (c)
ways in which you'd get the attention of people who are in your
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5. Competition - Who is your competition? How will they react?
What’s your ongoing advantage? (including Intellectual Property)
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6. Who Pays - What is your business model? How do you make
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7. Keys To Success & Risks - What factors contribute to your
success and which of these can you directly control? Why could
you fail? What do you worry about and how do you mitigate?
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8. Key Milestones - What are the key milestones for your
company? When will you have de-risked something that is
critical to the business, and how will you have enough
information to decide?
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9. Financing Requirements - How much money do you need?
Over how much time and in how many chunks? Where will you
get it and how will you spend it?
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10. What’s missing - What skills or other elements are missing in
your team? Who will you need to hire?
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