Sample Business Plan
Canada / British Columbia Business Services Society
601 West Cordova Street Vancouver BC V6B 1G1
Phone: 604-775-5525 In BC: 1- 800- 667-2272 Fax: 604-775-5520
Business Plan for the period
Starting May 1998
Business Success Consulting is a new business located in North Creek, British Columbia,
specializing in consulting services for small and medium sized businesses. Primary services will
include market feasibility studies, business plans, operational reviews, re-engineering, strategic
planning, seminars and workshops. Our mission is to provide our clients with business services that
help them become more successful and to become a leader in consulting to small and medium sized
To keep our overhead costs low, Business Success Consulting will be located in the home of Mark B.
Assets. The home is equipped with a computer, fax machine and photocopier.
Ownership and Management
Business Success Consulting is a sole proprietorship, owned by Mark B. Assets. As the business
expands the firm may develop strategic alliances with other companies. Mark B. Assets is a Certified
Management Consultant and a member of the Institute of Management Consultants of British
Columbia. He has a commerce degree from the University of Brigham and a Masters in Business
from the University of South Seymour. Mark B. Assets has been a consultant for 15 years with Smith
and Smith specializing in small and medium sized businesses.
Business Success Consulting will initially only have one employee, Mark B. Assets. Additional staff
support will be obtained on a subcontract basis. Secretarial service will be contracted out as required
to TempServ company in North Creek.
Key Initiatives and Objectives
Business Success Consulting is currently in the process of obtaining a bank loan for $30,000 to
finance the start up of the business. Our key objective during