Call us on 07966 326 753 or email us on
In partnership with European Regional Development Fund and Northern Powerhouse

Business Planning: Topics

Business Planning


A business plan and financial forecasts are an essential tool for any business – and research shows that businesses with a business plan double their chances of increasing profits and revenues and attracting new clients.

By outlining your business strategy and going through the business planning process you will review options that will determine your success, and identify the best opportunities and how to make the most of them. Your plan includes forecasting your sales and working out your cash flow and funding requirements.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module you will have:

  • Identified the benefits of having a plan for your business
  • An understanding of the key sections and the content you need in your business plan to help maximise your chances of business success
  • A template for your business plan


Click here to sign up to workshops on Finance for Business

What is a business plan?

will almost always need a business plan to help convince potential lenders,
investors and other key stakeholders to support you.

Making your own business plan
End of Module
Business Northumberland Logo
Advance Logo
Northern Powerhouse