We will discuss the major reasons for assembling a plan, whether or not you need to obtain financing for your business. We will cover what should be in your plan and how to assemble the information you need using library and other resources. This workshop will cover the following topics: What is a business plan? What are the main reasons for developing a business plan? If I don't need to raise capital to start my business, do I still need a business plan? If I do need to raise capital, what will lenders want in my business plan? Where can I find a business plan template I can use to get started? What are the main sections of a business plan? Where can I get the information I will need in a business plan?