How An Action Plan Can Take Your Vision To Reality
Every successful entrepreneur knows that going from point A to point B needs a plan or a clear direction. The path to a profitable business requires planning. You would not drive cross country from California to NewYork with out a map or GPS (Global Positioning System). Right? So, why would anyone attempt to build a business without a plan? Or, launch a promotional campaign with out a plan, or produce an event without a plan?
We all know the high failure rate of startups. It’s a rare business that is still around after five years and even rarer after 10 years. Why is that? Based on our experience of working with many entrepreneurs, small business owners and non-profits over the last 25 years, we believe it is because of lack of planning. Whether it is a financial plan or marketing plan or action plan, it seems that many entrepreneurs fall short in the planning department. They have great ideas, great passion, and even great follow-through, but may not necessarily understand the right action-steps to take at the right time because they have no “blueprint” to guide them to success.
Here Are 5 Great Reasons For Using an Action Plan