A business plan is important to help the owner validate the business concept and set clear goals. It also gives investors, banks, suppliers, partners and potential hires information to make decisions about working with the company.
Below are links to Banks, Industrial Development Organizations and Private sector guides, templates and tools for writing effective business plans:
Bank of Montreal's Business Coach Series
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Your Guide to Business Planning - CIBC
Create the Plan — RBC Royal Bank
Scotiabank — Scotia Plan Writer for business
TD Canada Trust Business Planner
BDC Business Plan Templates
Online Business Plan — CBDC
Sample Business Plans — Bplans.com