Our Business Plan course will benefit you if you are:
In need of an operative business plan to raise funding and capital
A student with brilliant ideas looking for direction and execution tips
An entrepreneur creating your first dynamic business plan
A business owner struggling to create an effective business plan
Considering creating a successful strategy before starting your business
Starting your own eCommerce/local/affiliate/self-branded business, innovative startup, mobile app, B2B service, or home-based business with a small group of people
Creating Your Business Plan
A business plan is a written document that sets out the goals, objectives and strategy for a successful business venture. Business plans are created by all organisations – small and medium-size business, large corporations, startups and even solo entrepreneurs to maintain direction and focus while progressing on their growth plan.
Why Does Your Business Need A Solid Business Plan To Succeed?
Your business plan will act as a GPS to get your business up and running and direct you throughout the growth of your company. You can use your business plan to detail out key elements like the structure of your company, how your business will run, its growth trajectory in 3 to 5 years and so on. In addition, a comprehensive business plan can help you:
Evaluate the feasibility of your venture
Ascertain your financial needs
Assess and document your revenue model
Establish and accomplish milestones
Lower the risk of pursuing the wrong opportunity
Attract investors and talent
Develop your Vision and Mission statements
Clearly define your target market
Market analysis and marketing plan
Budgeting and financial forecasting
Set clear financial projections
Develop an impressive executive summary
Become a catalyst to attract top talent and investment
How to give your business the extra push to land funding and investment
Learn what it takes to create and successfully run your business, right from scratch!
Dr Alias Jacob
Founding Chairman and CEO, Vineyard Holdings
Dr Alias Jacob is an expert in Strategic Organizational Development and Business Transformation. His professional industry experience spans over 40 years, comprising Executive Management and Directorial roles as Chief Strategy Advisor, Chief Financial Officer and Board Director to government, semi-government and private entities such as Etisalat Telecommunications, Sharjah Municipality, Bee’ah, and ZANTEL.
Dr Jacob has worked on multiple projects within industries such as Health Care, Education, Environment and Waste Management, Agriculture in the Middle East, Africa, India, USA and Canada.
He currently serves as the Founding Chairman and Group CEO of Vineyard Holding Group, while also serving as a Strategic Financial Advisor for the development of multiple educational institutes like the School of Entrepreneurship and Learning (SEAL), Kings Cornerstone International College, Chris Land Holdings and Kodaikanal Christian College in India, UAE, Canada, Ghana and USA.
Students get a SEAL Certificate on completion of the Business Plan assignment.