Related Business Plans Are Great Models
In the page below you will find examples of successful business plans. Researching your business plan can be a very time-consuming experience, but it is an essential and worthwhile investment. Your business plan will become your most important day to day operating tool. The information resources and strategies in this guide will help you create an effective plan and increase your chances for business success.
Review Sample Plans for Ideas
Most books about starting a business will include examples of business plans, as well as business planning templates. In addition to books, online business resources frequently include sample business plans. Here are a few to get you started.
Libraries pay for many online resources that you can access from your home computer. For example, get in touch with your local library to see if you can get access to the Gale Business Plans Handbook today.
Auto Dealership Business Plans:
- Used Car Sales Business Plan - Encyclopedia of Business, 2nd Ed.
- How to Become a Used Car Dealer - ehow.com
- How to Start Your Own Auto Dealership - Hubpages.com
- Starting a Car Dealership and Raising Capital - Auto Industry Startups
This site offers a selection of free sample business plans, as well as articles on business planning. Bplans.com also sells business planning software.
- Environmental Car Dealership Business Plan
- Used Auto Sales Business Plan
- Automotive Repair - Sales - Valet Business Plan
This site provides a selection of free sample marketing plans. Mplans also sells marketing plan building software.
Access to the following sources may be available through your local public or academic library. For information on how to obtain a library card, and for additional information on using libraries in BC, please visit our Getting Access to Library Resources page.
Business Plans Handbook, Gale Publishing
This is a database of actual business plans written by North American entrepreneurs seeking financing for their businesses. Includes examples of many start-up business ideas. Access is available through many BC public libraries, made possible by a generous donation from the Sutherland Foundation. Affiliates of UBC can start here.
- Used Car Business Plan - Budget Cars
- Automotive Dealer Group - Pompei-Schmidt Auto Dealers Inc.
- Auto Sales Company - Mountain View Lease, LLC
Automotive Dealer Business Plan - Pallisimo Motors