Product Description

GUIDED Business Plan™

First Time CEO (Chief Everything Officer)

book + classroom training materials


The GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO book fits a lot of advice into 52-pages! It includes a case study that shows you how to brainstorm your way to an impressive business plan.




Pursue your economic independence with clear instructions that outline what your business will need from you. Start your business with a guide who asks the key questions you need to confidently answer. Take the GUIDED approach!

Action Items in the First Time CEO edition

  • Purpose Plan
  • Determine the Need
  • Your Ideal Customer
  • Plan Your Operations
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Your Support Team
  • Determine Your Costs
  • Company Basics
  • Business Builders
  • Outline
  • Next Steps


As a bonus, you will receive the following digital files to save even more time!



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    Things to keep in mind...

    Description | 52-pages, color cover/black inside, saddle stitch

    Retail Price: $29.95 | Discounts are available for not-for-profit organizations

    Shipping Cost: $5.95 | Depending on printing time, you can start using the book within 5 to 10 business days.

    Personalization | Add a Custom Back Cover for $125 to see your advertisement on the back cover of the book.


    “I could not have made it this far without your GUIDED Business Plan™ format. I get mental blocks especially when it comes to numbers. The spreadsheet [GUIDED Budget] showed me how to estimate my sales. I feel the progress and literally see the numbers changing. It is real.” 
    H. Diop


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    Audiences for the GUIDED Business Plan™ | First Time CEO book:

    Business planning programs at Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), Women’s Business Centers (WBCs), Microlenders, Microenterprise Centers, municipal Economic Development Departments, Community Colleges – Business Planning & Entrepreneurship, Universities – Introductory Business Management Courses

    Individual Entrepreneurs: start-ups (already launched), pre-venture (thinking about it)


    Return Policy | All sales are final. Great care is taken to remove typos and grammatical errors. While rare, a book may be printed incorrectly and we will gladly replace the book upon receipt of a picture of the error. 



    $29.95 USD