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Industries & Products

Photo: Britannica Image Quest, a JMU Libraries Database.Industry overviews and market sector trends from news sources, market research firms, and trade associations.

Companies & Competitors

ConsumersCompany background information, financial statements, and investment analysis. Also locate businesses by type in a directory.

Location

ConsumersExplore location opportunities through business directories, real estate listings, and local regulations and incentives.

Consumers

ConsumersPopulation, demographics, and lifestyle data and reports to help you understand the tastes and preferences of your customers.

Sample Business Plans

Employees

ConsumersResearch occupations, salaries, compensation, benefits and other workforce topics.

Operations

ConsumersExplore manufacturing, distribution, construction and supply chain.

Finances

ConsumersDiscover industry averages and ratios to inform your own financial statement and forecast.

Citation

Citing your research in the business plan using this modified (easier) version of APA style.

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