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InnovationTools.com 2002-2008, www.innovationtools.com/Articles/EnterpriseDetails.asp?a=146; viewed 20-th July, 2008

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Further Reading

Adams R. (2002), “A good hard kick in the ass: The new rules for business”, Business Books, ISBN 0-7126-7644-9

Stutely R. (2002), The Definitive Business Plan: The fast-track to intelligent business planning for executives and entrepreneurs, Financial Times Series

www.innovationtools.com/pdf/whitepapers.asp: Innovation white papers, viewed 20-th July, 2008


www.gate2growth.com - Gate2Growth is a European Commission initiative supported under the Innovation/SME’s Programme and its main aim is to support innovative entrepreneurs in Europe.  It provides a Business Plan Toolbox with tutorials, tools, case studies and guides on finance, business plan writing, budgeting and much more, viewed 16-th July, 2008

There are many websites offering advice, direction and samples of for business planning.  A general search on Business Planning will give you a list of such sites, some examples are following. Each of following sites will give you tips on how to develop a business plan as well as a range of business plan templates.
www.bplans.com/, viewed 16-th July, 2008
www.businesstown.com/, viewed 16-th July, 2008
www.sba.gov/smallbusinessplanner/index.html, viewed 16-th July, 2008