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Business Books & Business Plan Software

30 years serving entrepreneurs


Our award-winning business books and software

have helped over 1,500,000 business owners succeed!


Benjamin Franklin Award


Create Your Business Plan the Right Way!

Anatomy of a Business Plan (book)

·   Winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Business Book of the Year

·  The Complete Business Planning Tool


Automate Your Business Plan (companion software)

·  The #1 software for entrepreneurs who mean business

·   Available for Windows® XP, Vista, and Windows® 7 and 8





Customer Reviews of Our Business Plan

Book and Business Plan Software


“Anatomy of a Business Plan and Automate Your Business Plan have served as excellent business planning and financial analysis tools for Dale Carnegie® Training Centers Worldwide.”

Marc K. Johnson, Senior Vice President Franchise Development


“Anatomy of a Business Plan with its companion software, Automate Your Business Plan, is the best step-by-step guide to starting, building, and raising capital for a business. We have raised more than $20 million for our clients by using it. We have an additional $15 million now pending. Use it! It works!

Thomas J. Wacker, Centaur Holdings Corporation



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Anatomy of a Business Plan
2014 8th edition

Print or eBook!

Ben Franklin Award (Best Business Book of the Year).  This best-selling book has helped more than 1.5 million business owners to plan and operate more profitably. It will guide you step-by-step as you write your company’s business plan (organization, marketing, and financial plans). Includes five complete real-world example plans. Business planning guide for nonprofits also included.


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Automate Your Business Plan

Version 2015 for Windows® XP, Vista, 7 or 8

Software companion to our award-winning book, Anatomy of a Business Plan 

Our stand-alone software saves you 100+ hours and will guide you step-by-step through the writing of a top notch credible and defensible business plan with an integrated (linked) spreadsheet workbook completely customized for your company. Your business plan will serve as an invaluable guide during the lifetime of your business and will provide the documentation required by lenders and investors.

A free copy of our Anatomy of a Business Plan book is included with the software.

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Steps to Small Business Start-Up  

2014 8th edition
Print or eBook!

Cut quickly through all the legalities of organizing a business: DBAs, business licenses, sellers' permits, insurance, etc. Learn marketing and financing basics. Find a business, decide on a legal structure, start a home-based business, and utilizie the Internet. In short, you will be guided through all of the tasks to launch your new venture the right way.


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Keeping the Books
2014 8th edition

Print or eBook!

Touted by Inc. Magazine as "the publishing equivalent of eating your spinach...tells you everything you ever wanted or needed to know about financial paperwork."

Learn the basics of small-business accounting needed to set up your accounting software. Understand about tax deductions, general records, and financial statements. Learn how to project cash flow and use financial statement analysis to make decisions and implement changes that will maximize your profits. Includes forms, worksheets, and a great Guide for Federal Taxes.

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Small Business Strategies Series

Three entrepreneurial books in one package





3 Books: $60

Separately $72.85

Anatomy of a Business Plan, Keeping the Books, and

Steps to Small Business Start-Up


3 Books + Software: $135

Separately $167.85


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Traducciones al español





Anatomía de un Plan de Negocio

2011 edición

Libro o eLibro!

Traducido del libro en ingles de Anatomy of a Business Plan. Traductor: Roberto Quesada, Propietario, Librería Hispanoamérica, Los Angeles, CA.

“La major guía para elaborar un plan de negocios..práctica, completa, y professional.”

Ing.Eduardo Figueroa, MBA,

Formador de empresarios Latinos



18 Pasos para desarrollar tu negocio

Libro or eLibro!

Esta es una guía detallada, clara, concisa y fácil de seguir. Con este libro, de nuevo ella ofrece una de las fuentes más confiables e informativas en el mercado. Traducido por: Doris Benavides, periodista bilingüe en México y EU.

“18 Pasos es un libro que ofece una guía detallada de todo lo que necessita saber para la creación de un negocio exitoso y con Buena cimiento.”

             Juan-Carlos Ferrufino, Especialista

en desarrollo y entrenamiento de negocios







We support our business education books and business plan software with business plan consulting. We also offer customized entrepreneurship and professional training seminars. To find out more, please click HERE to read our Support Services page.



We bring over twenty-five years of book publishing, software development, and business plan consulting to the table. To find out more about our qualifications and experience, please click HERE to read our Company Profile page.




Ben Franklin Award


Benjamin Franklin Award 
Best Business Book of the Year

(Anatomy of a Business Plan) 

Small Press Publisher of the Year Award

Small Press Publisher 
of the Year Award 


Author of SBA Publication MP-32: "How to Write a Business Plan"




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