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How do you budget for Social Media Marketing in your Business Plan?

How do you budget for Social Media Marketing in your Business Plan? | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it

To optimize the opportunities behind a social media effort in a business plan, organizations need to commit to budgeting in a consistent and patient way....

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What is an Investor Looking for in your Business Plan?

What is an Investor Looking for in your Business Plan? | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
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Here are the core elements that you sould focus on.....

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Pop-up shops set to boost UK economy by £2.1bn as retail revolution gathers pace - Startups.co.uk: Starting a business advice and business ideas

Pop-up shops set to boost UK economy by £2.1bn as retail revolution gathers pace - Startups.co.uk: Starting a business advice and business ideas | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Study finds short-term retail the fastest growing sector in UK
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TrustLeaf Helps You Structure “Family and Friends” Loans for Your Startup

TrustLeaf Helps You Structure “Family and Friends” Loans for Your Startup | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
You may have heard that borrowing money from family and friends to start a business is a bad idea. Still, the fact of the matter is that many entrepreneurs have gotten their start this way leading to the founding of many well-known brands.
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Lured By The Promise Of Big Data, Investors Pile $33M Into Databricks

Lured By The Promise Of Big Data, Investors Pile $33M Into Databricks | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Apache Spark, with its promise of making big-data software far easier and faster to use, has become one of the most popular open-source software projects. Now Databricks Inc. has raised another $33 million in funding to commercialize it.
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London Technology Week 2014: Why the capital is the best place to grow tech ... - GrowthBusiness.co.uk

London Technology Week 2014: Why the capital is the best place to grow tech ... - GrowthBusiness.co.uk | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
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How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)

How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic) | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Take a look at this infographic for tips on how to write a great business plan.
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Why have a business plan and what it needs to contain ... quick reference

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Company Culture Is Part of Your Business Model

Company Culture Is Part of Your Business Model | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
It's up to leaders to set the right example. (How To Make Company Culture Part Of Your #Business http://t.co/smDE2YJ7TB @HarvardBiz #TChat #HR)
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A Winning Business Model Starts with One Primary Customer - Management Tip of the Day - May 19, 2014

A Winning Business Model Starts with One Primary Customer - Management Tip of the Day - May 19, 2014 | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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What Do the New AdWords Changes Mean for Small Businesses?

What Do the New AdWords Changes Mean for Small Businesses? | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Paid search can be a minefield for small businesses, and any time Google announces a big change to the AdWords platform, people tend to freak out – including experienced search marketers who really should know better.
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Before sending off your business plan (part 1)

Before sending off your business plan (part 1) | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
“Spark Global Business is an international consultancy specializing in enterprise working with entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs (Before sending off your business plan (part 1) http://t.co/RmUw3RuKEw)...”
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Deals of the day: TravelClick sold for $930 million

Deals of the day: TravelClick sold for $930 million | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
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Cloudera, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of enterprise analytic data management solutions, has raised $160 million in new VC funding. T.
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2014 GW Business Plan Competition Workshop: Writing a Successful Business Plan

John Rollins, Director of the GW Business Plan Competition and Executive in Residence, discusses the format of a succefful business plan.
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If you have a spare hour you can look at this guidance from an experienced hand about creating a 15 page business plan - geared towards a competition but many useful points anyway....

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Road Test Your Business Plan with an Expert

Road Test Your Business Plan with an Expert | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Road Test Your Business Plan with an Expert An inexperienced, first time driver may let his anxiety and nerves get the best of him.  His lack of experience becomes clearly visible when he decides to take the driving test; consequently, the officer,...
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Funding your startup: Crowdfunding vs. angel investment vs. VC - TechRepublic

Funding your startup: Crowdfunding vs. angel investment vs. VC - TechRepublic | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Funding your startup: Crowdfunding vs. angel investment vs.

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Meet The UK Startup That's Taking On Big Pharma — With Digital Medicine - TechCrunch

Meet The UK Startup That's Taking On Big Pharma — With Digital Medicine - TechCrunch | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
TechCrunch Meet The UK Startup That's Taking On Big Pharma — With Digital Medicine TechCrunch The difficulty Hames had in accessing and administering what he knew to be an effective alternative to drugs was the catalyst for founding the startup...
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Virtual Reality Gets A Real Content Studio With Launch Of Alchemy VR

Virtual Reality Gets A Real Content Studio With Launch Of Alchemy VR | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
 In the wake of the Facebook acquisition of Oculus VR, and the launch of Sony’s Project Morpheus a week earlier, virtual reality has quickly moved beyond its gaming roots and has seized the imagination of a generation of designers, entrepreneurs,...
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Father and son team raise £500000 for digital fashion concierge service - GrowthBusiness.co.uk

Father and son team raise £500000 for digital fashion concierge service - GrowthBusiness.co.uk | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
GrowthBusiness.co.uk Father and son team raise £500000 for digital fashion concierge service GrowthBusiness.co.uk The CEO of retailer Heal's, a co-founder of FusePump and advertising entrepreneur John Hegarty are amongst a group of angels investing...
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Buffett To Double Down on Renewable Energy Investments

Buffett To Double Down on Renewable Energy Investments | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Warren Buffett briefly lost track of how many billions of dollars his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is spending to build wind and solar power in the U.S. That didn’t stop him from vowing to double the outlay.
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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, June 11, 5:19 AM

Good news for the renewable energy sector. Money is starting to pour in from sources we never dreamed of.

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4 reasons bootstrapping can be smarter than raising capital

4 reasons bootstrapping can be smarter than raising capital | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
If you don't take early investment capital, you could wind up building a much stronger, smarter company. Here's why.
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Good insight as to why bootstrapping your business in the early stages will help you build a stronger business long-term and give strength to your business plan when you are raising funds....

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In The World Of Startups, Consultants Need Not Apply

In The World Of Startups, Consultants Need Not Apply | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Let’s face it, consultants have a bad image. Businesses want experienced people who get their hands dirty, rather than experts who give presentations, make recommendations, and disappear.
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What to look for in an expert when you are a business needing help.....  

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6 Simple Questions for Building a Solid Strategy

Don't fall for overly-complicated planning processes. All you need to do is answer these 6 questions.

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Before you start your business plan can you answer these seemingly simple questions? 

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Recruiting & building a winning team: for startups and growth businesses

A practical guide to building a winning team for startups and growth businesses. Highlights key roles and how to adopt a professional approach to recruitment and orientation - find the right people and bring them up to speed quickly.

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12 of the Hardest Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask You - StartupCollective

12 of the Hardest Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask You - StartupCollective | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Raising your first VC round can feel like the Inquisition. Here are 12 of the hardest questions VCs ask -- and how to answer each of them like a seasoned pro.
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Try to address these in your business plan ahead of any potential investor meeting ... be prepared!

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How To Thrive In The New Economy Of Business: Steal These Tips

How To Thrive In The New Economy Of Business: Steal These Tips | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
“ There’s a new conversation emerging around what it takes for ventures to thrive in today’s recovery and expansion economy, as compared to what it took to survive in the 2-3 years prior.”
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Private Equity Funding – Helping Smaller Businesses to Fulfill its ...

Private equity funding helps companies tο achieve long-term stability. Sometimes, іt becomes nесеѕѕаrу fοr fund managers tο take thе control іn hands tο save thе company frοm going bankrupt. It proves tο bе a blessing іn ...
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Private equity funds hаνе become a safe bet fοr companies looking tο gеt money fοr business plans.....

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How to Get More Visitors to Click, Buy or Promote on Your Site

How to Get More Visitors to Click, Buy or Promote on Your Site | Business Plan Writing and Funding | Scoop.it
Your visitors follow a path after visiting your site. Make sure they get to where you want them to go.
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