Planning is so important, so the editors at Small Business Trends decided to focus this issue on planning at all levels in your business. They cover strategic planning with a piece from Clate Mask, co-founder and CEO of Infusionsoft Marketing Automation Software. If you've ever wondered whether strategic planning is necessary, you'll be convinced of its value after reading Clate's take.
Next up, they explain why you need a "living, breathing" business plan-and what it is. And if your business has hit a wall, check out the advice for how to regroup and revamp your approach from Nellie Akalp, founder of Corpnet.com.
Every successful business should allocate time for tax planning. Read how to maximize deductions to improve profits. If you are just starting a business, don't miss their 30-Point Startup Checklist of important planning steps not to overlook.
Finally, don't forget to plan for personal productivity. Their list of 25 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 10 is sure to save time that could be put to more strategic and critical priorities.
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