English 357 Business Writing
In order for your assignment to meet the requirements of a passing paper, it must have at least
the following sections in order.
1) Cover page that includes the summary
2) Table of Contents
4) Market Analysis
of the target market
–Market trends: why is it the
right time to offer the service or idea? What gap or need are you addressing in
the current market?
5) Equipment/Inventory/Supplies/Materials list (descriptions
and/or details of all substantial entries)
6) Proposed procedure—a detailed bi-weekly account of all
the work that will be performed up until the business or service is
sheet (all expenses – preexisting
capital = asking price)
–5 year projection – Project
increase in business and sales to predict when the business will become
self-sustaining and when it will turn a profit.
8) Qualifications—a paragraph written in third person about
each group member describing their educational and work background.
Optional sections—remember that you are not limited
to these. Add whatever section you think will make your proposal more complete.
Conclusion, SWOT Analysis, Product or Service Description,
Layout, and any visual (graph, chart, or picture), but remember that ALL
visuals must have copy to tell the reader what s/he is to take from the visual.
I have attached an example of the assignment.