Financial Literacy

Business Planning: Effective Methods For Achieving Your Business Goals

Achieve Your Business Goals with this Comprehensive Course

This course is for business owners looking to achieve positive business milestones this year. The focus of this course is to learn how to set and achieve goals by using the business plan outline and weekly, monthly and annual goal keeping sheets provided in the workbook accompanying each lecture.

•You will learn how to set meaningful and realistic goals for your business.
•You will be taught the two main reasons that goals are not achieved and will understand the solutions to finally achieving these once unattainable goals.
•Using the workbook, you will complete forms that will allow you to prepare your business plan.
Forms included along with the business plan are:
.Weekly Goal Keeping Sheet
•Monthly Goal Keeping Sheet
•Annual Goal Keeping Sheet

•You will establish the vision for your business and determine how close to that vision you plan to be by the end of the year.
•You will determine the best strategies to be employed to achieve your business goals by selecting from lists of proven business profitability strategies.
•You will learn how to organize your time so that the tasks which need to be performed each day/week/month are documented on the forms that are provided as a part of the course.

Course Structure

•The course is comprised of 9 lectures.
•Each lecture contains a video of facilitator Debi Peverill talking with notes on screen accompanying her.
•Learning resources for the course are PowerPoint slides and a workbook (PDF) that includes:
.Printable goal keeping worksheets
•Business plan outline
•A checklist of strategies for increasing the revenue of your business.
  • Welcome to Business Planning
  • Introduction
  • Resources
  • Work Book
  • PowerPoint Slides
  • Lectures
  • 1. Setting Meaningful Goals
  • Exercise 1
  • 2. Improving Focus On Your Goals
  • Exercise 2
  • 3. Business Plan Design
  • Exercise 3
  • 4. Financial Goal: Increase Net Income
  • Exercise 4
  • 5. Successful Goal Keeping System
  • Exercise 5
  • 6. What to do at the End of Each Week
  • 7. What to do at the End of Each Month
  • Conclusion
  • Course Summary
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever