Venture Planning:

Business Model

Selecting the Right Business Model for Your Startup Venture

Questions To Answer

By Venture Planning Associates. Used by permission.

Venture Planning is development of a means of comparing various business models, usually through financial modeling to answer the following questions:

  1. Which venture concept produces the most sales, the best margins, the highest net profit and the lowest breakeven?

  2. Which model requires the least investment by entrepreneurs and others?

  3. Which concept requires equity as opposed to debt financing?

  4. Which produces the highest "Return on Investment" and the best liquidity?

  5. Which model requires the entrepreneur to give up the least equity?

  6. Identify and quantify the risks involved with execution of each model.



Business Model

New Business Models

Top 10 Forces Behind New Business Models

Startup Firm

The Start-Up Capital Formation Process

11 Keys To a Good First Venture

12 Reasons Why Companies Fail

5 Key Risks Critical to the Survival of New Companies

5 Critical Success Factors for New Ventures

Milestone Chart

Indiaco Milestone Program

5 Tips for Internet Startups

Venture Management

5 Critical Success Factor for New Ventures

What Changes as Company Grows

Would-Be Entrepreneur

Reality Check

SWOT Analysis for a Start-Up Venture

Top 10 List of “Easiest Businesses To Start”

Venture Planning

Venture Map To Financing

Venture Planning Checklist

Customer Assessment

Venture Model

Financial Assessment

Overall Venture Evaluation and Reality Check


Innovator: 8 Winning Habits

Entrepreneurial Success

Business Architect