You can learn some of this from resources on the web, including some of the business plan builder software products such as Palo Alto Business Plan Pro 2007or Nova Business Plan Writer Deluxe 2006.
Alternatively, you can seek out a local accounting resource that has experience working with entrepreneurs to create financial models.
We understand the requirements of commercial lenders, angel investors, and institutional capital partners.
We also have a large network of potential investors and lenders that we can distribute your plan to for fundraising.
The business plan outlines in specific terms the financial objectives of your business, and how it will position itself to achieve those goals in the context of the current market environment.
In addition, the business plan is an indispensable tool to attract business capital.
While ultimately you can just hire someone to do this, I’d still suggest you check your assumptions.
I bet one of your advisors has one or more sample plans you can look at and would be willing to work with you to help you create a plan for your business.
Now – I’m separating the actual text of the business plan from the financial projections.
While your financial model is also important, it does require some specialized knowledge to put together in a logical way.