Do you have a clear plan for where you want to take your business in the mid to long term? Creating and maintaining a documented business plan, is a sure way to achieve the goals you have for your business.
Nicky Macfarlane (FCIM) and Joe Lynch F CIM discuss business planning and how important it is to clearly set out your purpose, vision and goals for the future, giving everyone involved a clear direction to follow. With tips for anyone developing their first business plan, Nicky shares her thoughts on why its important to have a quarterly review and keep track of the wider market and customer behaviours.
Ask the expert
Sussex Collaborative member Nicky Macfarlane of NickyMac Consulting is a strategic business development specialist and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Having been the Managing Director of a number of businesses in her career, Nicky shares her experience of how best to approach business planning.
For further information on Business planning read Nicky’s recent blog and for support with your strategic business planning you can contact Nicky at: Nicky@nickymacconsulting.co.uk