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Creating a business plan is one of the first hurdles for any aspiring business person and a useful exercise for existing businesses wishing to develop and grow with additional funding. By creating a plan you will be able to save and make money as you use your resources more effectively. Business plans – why bother? A business plan will often form the basis on which banks, venture capitalists and business angels will invest. By having a compelling business plan your investors will be easier to attract and will have a greater respect for your business acumen. Even a very small