book for start-ups

GUIDED Business Plan™

GBP | First Time CEO


Ideal for craft fair vendors, transitioning full-time employees, younger retirees, recently laid-off and stay-at-home-parents making the move to business ownership. Our simple steps may be used to start a service or product based business.

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GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO

Start your business without getting overwhelmed. The GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO gives you a proven way to brainstorm your way into a persuasive business plan to impress your first investor – YOU!

Just imagine what you will have after completing our 52-page GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO book – Executive Summary, Market Need, Competition, Operations, Marketing and Funding Needs…plus more.  We spoke to an entrepreneur who started with this book and years later has more than 30 employees!

Start your journey to become a world-class entrepreneur right here.

Entrepreneur educators and business coaches/advisors trust our GUIDED approach to help their clients document their growth goals.

  • Purpose Plan
  • Determine the Need
  • Your Ideal Customer
  • Your Support Team
  • Plan Your Operations
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Determine Your Costs
  • Company Basics
  • Launch Checklist
  • Business Plan Outline

$49.95 each

52-page book, full color


ISBN: 978-0-9909762-6-4

Volume Orders (25+ books)

Free personalized back cover with volume orders (you send us camera-ready art)

Pricing discounts at 25, 50, and 100+ books

Add-on a Digital Toolkit for only $40 ($90 value)
  • GUIDED Budget
  • GBP Style Sheet
  • Competitor Comparison Guide
  • One-Page Layout

GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO


Our GUIDED Business Plan™ books and facilitator training packages have been utilized in classrooms across the United States for more than a decade.  Our clients have attracted hundreds of thousands of dollars from funders who love the results.


Start-Ups | Scaling | PTACs (government contracting) | Business Continuity | Recovery


Guided Business Plan | Los Angeles, CA
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