Planning is like making a map for your business journey. It’s super important because it shows you where to go and how to get there. Let’s see why planning for business growth can make a big difference for your business.

Can you beat the odds and succeed without a plan? Can your business be profitable without doing all the business planning? And as controversial as that may sound, the answer is yes. But as I said just now, it’s more a case of beating the odds, and being very lucky. That happens to one in a million or one in thousands.

So as not to wait for the perfect alignment of the universe and your chances to succeed, it’s really important to get down to actually doing the work properly – planning for business growth, forecasting, monitoring your cash flow, etc.

Why is planning for business growth vital?

I hope I managed to make a case for business planning in the introductory paragraph, but of course, there is more.

Let’s look at why planning is vital for your business.

  • First, it’s like having a target to aim for. When you have clear goals, it’s easier to focus and work towards them.
  • Next, planning for business growth helps you prepare for challenges.
  • Planning also helps you use your resources wisely.
  • It encourages new ideas.
  • Lastly, planning brings everyone in your team together. 

I know this is a list with scarce information about those particular reasons I chose to include. That’s why I urge you to watch my video called Planning for Business Growth: How Planning Helps Your Business? (same title as the blog here). In less than 7 minutes, I explain why planning is vital – and I include more information so that it all makes perfect sense to a business owner like you.

Click on the video to be persuaded why you shouldn’t skimp on planning for your business.


In conclusion, planning is like having a secret weapon that helps you reach your business goals.

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