2 – Write the plan yourself. You will learn more about your business by doing so.
3 – Think of your plan as a living document. Review it regularly to make sure you are on track or to adjust it to market changes.
4 – Share the plan with others who can help you get where you want to go—such as lenders, key employees and advisors.
5 – Understand that you might pay a price in the short run to obtain long-term business growth and health.
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