Browsing Archive: September, 2011

Television Casting Call For Innovators

Posted by Marcus Shane on Thursday, September 15, 2011, In : Innovators for TV 
Business Planning HQ agent, The NSW Innovation Advisory Service is looking for Innovators for a new Television program.

The NSW Innovation Advisory Service has been contacted by casting company Cast of Thousands.  They are hoping to uncover Australia’s leading inventors, innovators and designers.

 What are they looking for?  They are looking for product designers, engineers, industrial designers, inventors - anyone with an entrepreneurial ...

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Press Release: World First Entrepreneurs Event - 50 Business Plans Created in 1 Day - Sydney Australia

Posted by Marcus Shane on Thursday, September 15, 2011, In : Business Plan in A day - Event Series 

Business Planning HQ has been commissioned by a leading network of entrepreneurs to create 50 X STRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANS in a SINGLE DAY on the 6th of October 2011

This is believed to be a world first event, enabled by a new virtual consulting approach known as HyperQuestions.

Marcus Tarrant, founder of Business Planning HQ, who has worked as a venture capitalist and consultant with Deloitte Consulting says, "It has taken 12 months of development to enable this event to even be attempted, t...

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Developing a Great Exit Plan to Build Your Exit Value

Posted by Marcus Shane on Monday, September 12, 2011, In : Exit Planning 


A must read article for all Business Owners who are considering exiting their business within the next 3 years.  Often the purpose of creating a business is to develop an asset which can be sold for a substantial profit.  The ability to create an exit plan will assist in creating windfall gains during exit.  Many people say, start a business with the end in mind.  Whilst this is a noble philosophy, it is not always possible to know exactly where your business will end up.  Therefore...

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Marcus Tarrant Marcus Tarrant is a leading or management consultant, entrepreneur and thought leader. He has worked for leading consulting firms including Deloitte Consulting, leading major strategy development and business planning initiatives. Business Planning HQ was developed to bring the advantages gained by employing a consultant, without the associated cost. We have developed the “Question Led Approach” to simplify the process of creating a high quality business plan. Our clients agree with our claims that we have reduced their planning times from over 1 week, to less than 4 hours.