Funding tools to impress investors

If you're showing your business plan to bankers, investors, or other lenders, you better make sure it's got all the information they're going to need to make a decision. Business Plan Pro is packed with tools to make sure your plan is complete and accurate, and even includes a database to help you find venture capital!

Keep ahead of the competition

The industry profiles included in Business Plan Pro do more than help you complete your financial projections. They also can guide your future business decisions. As you revisit your plan, you'll see how your business is doing and how it stacks up against others in your industry. If you're doing better than the averages, good for you! If you're behind, use the information to make changes to help your business grow.

Keep ahead of the competition
The reports you need

The reports you need

Easily generate reports for presentations or long range planning sessions. Whether you need one charts or all the charts, just the appendix or every table in your plan... All you have to do is decide and the reports are generated for you and ready to print with the click of a button

Plan as you go

The new Plan-As-You-Go outline option in Business Plan Pro helps you get started on the path to success right away and manage your business effectively. Create a business plan that contains just what you need for internal purposes and use it to form a management strategy.

 

Plan as you go
Small business legal guide

Small business legal guide

Learn the ins and outs of small business legal issues and how to choose a legal structure for your business. The legal guide included with Business Plan Pro provides answers to common legal questions and outlines some of the items to think about as you consider how to set up your company.

Additional features in Business Plan Pro Premier

Your plan as a management tool

Your plan as a management tool

The management dashboard in the Premier Edition of Business Plan Pro gives you a quick visual overview of how your plan is living up to real-world results. To get the most from the dashboard, enter or import your actual data for sales, cost of sales, expenses, and milestones. The software will automatically compare your current results to your plan and highlight any variances.

Follow up with plan versus actual comparison

Follow up with plan versus actual comparison

The plan vs. actual feature in the Premier Edition of Business Plan Pro adds 12 more charts to help you visually track your actual numbers and your variance analysis. Quickly analyze where your real results vary from your original plan.

Visually track your cash flow

Visually track your cash flow

The dynamic capabilities of the Cash Pilot allow you to adjust key numbers on the fly to easily see how your cash flow is affected by changes in your plan. Want to hire a new employee? How will this affect your overall cash flow? Easily see your cash needs with this advanced feature, available in the Premier Edition.

Easy multi-year planning

Easy multi-year planning

Keep your business plan alive with Business Plan Pro Premier. The annual rollover process makes it easy to save past years' business plans for reference and lessons-learned analysis. Key data gets transferred to the appropriate tables (for example, first year data automatically transfers to the Past Performance table) and you start your new planning year on solid footing, with insights you've gained over the past year.

Create custom templates

Create custom templates

Create a custom business plan outline and then save the result as a new business plan template to share with other Business Plan Pro users.

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