Web resources that provide background information and give some sample business plans.
A business plan is a formal, written document which includes a financial and market analysis of the business. These plans are often developed as part of the loan application or as a means of formally analyzing a business enterprise. Business plans usually include:
description of the product or service
strength and weakness analysis
Find books about writing a business plan in the UIC catalog by searching under the keywords "business plans". Following are some that are avaialable online.