Business Plan for Progressive Consulting Essay

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Business Plan for Progressive Consulting

What follows is a complete business plan for a hypothetical company. Please copy or save to your disk and use as an example in developing your own business plan.
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1. 0 Executive Summary

Progressive Consulting will be formed as a consulting company specializing in marketing of high technology products in international markets. Its founders are former marketers of consulting services, personal computers, and market research, all in international markets. They are founding Progressive Consulting to formalize the consulting services they offer.
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As it grows it will look for additional leverage by taking brokerage positions and representation positions to create percentage holdings in product results.

2. 1 Company Ownership

Progressive Consulting will be created as a California C corporation based in
Los Angeles County, owned by its principal investors and principal operators. As of this writing it has not been chartered yet and is still considering alternatives of legal formation.

2. 2 Startup Summary

Total start up expense (including legal costs, logo design, stationery and related expenses) come to $73,000. Start up assets required include $3,000 in short term assets (office furniture, etc.) and $1,000,000 in initial cash to handle the first few months of consulting operations as sales and accounts receivable play through the cash flow. The details are included in the table.

Start-up Plan _______________________________ Start-up Expenses Legal $1,000 Stationery etc. $3,000 Brochures
$5,000 Consultants $5,000
Insurance $350 Expensed equipment $3,000
Other $1,000 _______________________________ Total
Start-up Expense $18,350

Start-up Assets Needed Cash requirements $25,000 Start-up inventory $0 Other Short-term Assets
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