Small business consultants are very much on top of their game. They compile industry reports relating to the business, conduct feasibility studies, as well as studies relating to potential customers.
Maybe it's okay as an assignment for an MBA class, but it would be just too confining and irrelevant for today's fast-paced business environment. Anyway, you're ready! You've thought about this business venture for a long time and talked it over with friends and everybody agrees it's a great idea. Best to strike while the iron is hot!
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Executive Summary - One to three pages that summarize all the information to follow; come back and write this last.