Plan Ahead

A business plan increases your chance for success.
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According to a study conducted for AT&T, only 42 percent of small-business owners bother to develop a formal business plan. However, of those who do use a plan, 69 percent say it was a major contributor to their success.

Excerpted from Start Your Own Business: The Only Start-Up Guide You'll Ever Need

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