Services We Provide
Advisory Board Creation
Franklin can assist clients to establish their own corporate advisory
boards. We can help you select the right people for these positions and
even serve temporarily to help get the board established. As members on
your Board of Advisors, we will address various business functions and
issues objectively and constructively in order to provide the best results
for your company. Acting as mentors, we can assist your company's
executives to reach the next level of development and improve their
leadership capabilities so they can achieve greater results for the
If you believe an active Board of Advisors would be an asset to your
company but are unsure how to structure or establish this group, let
Franklin assist you. With our expertise, we can take you step-by-step
through the process of selecting, organizing and launching an advisory
board that can be a partner in the ongoing success of your enterprise.
Develop Business and Marketing plans
A business plan conveys the organizational structure of your business,
including titles of officers and their individual duties. It also acts as a
management tool that can be referred to regularly to ensure the business
is on course with meeting goals, sales targets or operational milestones.
A written business plan: forces you to think realistically, objectively and
unemotionally about your business. leads to questioning of past and
future assumptions. makes it easier to communicate planning objectives
and strategies to bankers, partners, employees, financial backers, etc.
You only have one chance at nailing that crucial first impression with
investors and lenders. Or it can be a tool and a plan for managing the
startup of your organization.
A plan includes everything from understanding your target market and
your competitive position in that market, to how you intend to reach that
market (your tactics) and differentiate yourself from your competition in
order to make a sale. It defines your financial goals and business
metrics you need to track progress.
Your business and marketing budget should be a component of your
plan. Essentially, it will outline the costs of how you are going to achieve
your goals within a certain time frame.
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