Filling out a business plan

The Filling out a business plan session plan gives guidance on how to complete a business plan with a group of young people. 

Aim of Session

The goal of this phase is to encourage young people to create a business model for their own business idea. In so doing, young people will learn to identify strengths and weaknesses in the business model and to explore alternatives to overcome the latter.

Learning Outcomes

Young people are able to draft a business model. Young people are able to identify the strengths and weaknesses of their business model.

Evaluation Activities

At the end of the session, ask the learners whether, and if so why, they have made their ideas more explicit through filling out a BMC.

Activities

Filling out a business plan for an existing (local) company
Duration 
6 hours
Filling out a business plan for the pop-up enterprise
Duration 
6 hours
Tools 

2 activities
8 hours

Module 
Delivery 
Online
Offline
Employability Skills Gained 
Teamwork
Communication
Commercial awareness
Critical thinking
Decision making
Initiative
Creativity
Organisational skills