Free Business Templates and Resources

Template: Business Plan Template download

Start your plan with a modern business plan template

Writing a business plan can seem like a big task, especially if you’re starting a business for the first time and don’t have a financial background. Even if you do have some experience, getting a refresher on what a modern business plan template looks like is always a good idea.

Template: One Page Business Pitch download

define your business idea in under 15 minutes

Download this template to quickly create a one-page elevator pitch for your business and document your business model on a single page. Developed as an alternative to the Business Model Canvas, this template makes it easy for entrepreneurs to sketch out a one page business plan and quickly test out new ideas.

Template: SWOT Analysis download

identify your business’s strengths and weaknesses

Whether you’re just getting started or have been in business for years, completing a SWOT analysis is a simple and effective way to develop smart strategies for growing your business.

Checklist: Self Employment download

How to Become Self Employed

Our free Self Employment Checklist can be downloaded and completed at your own pace and is appropriate for all types of business ventures. Do you know you want to be self employed, but are unsure of what you want to do? Don’t worry—we’ve got you covered.

Checklist: Business Idea Validation download

Are you wondering how to validate a business idea?

Starting a business takes a huge leap of faith. Given that you could be doing many, many things with your time, how do you decide what to do and what’s really a great idea? Our free Business Idea Validation Checklist can help.