SELF EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
B U S I N E S S N A M E
1. Write a brief description of your business, mentioning the following:
a. Your Product
b. What qualifies you for this type of business
c. Your target customer
d. The geographical area your market covers
e. Whether you anticipate that your business will have seasonal highs and
f. Other information which provides us with valuable insight into your
2. Write a paragraph or two which summarize your competitive advantage.
Mention any details about your competition that you feel especially relevant.
3. Describe any contracts/orders/interest you already have for your product
and or service.
4. Describe how you will finance your venture giving details of any financing
already in place or pre-approved.
5. What will you use this capital for (renovations, equipment, inventory)?
6. List the main assets that you are putting into the business (equipment, tools,
office furniture, etc.) and the amount of personal cash investment available.
7. Complete the following, taking the calculation from your Projected Income
Statement (Net Profit/Loss):
Year 1: __________________
Year 2: __________________
Year 3: __________________
CFEK Self Employment Program Business Plan Template 1
Updated September 2010