Ultimate Business Plan Starter

Ultimate Business Plan Starter

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 27 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0.72
  • Total Downloads:
    134,165
  • Date Added:
    December 02, 2009
  • File Size:
    19.66MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    154
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7

Editors' Review

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Who needs business school when you've got software? This efficient program walks you through the process of creating a business plan and introduces some basic writing skills, too. Step by step, Ultimate Business Plan Starter introduces each section of a typical professional document and includes samples and a short explanation of what to include with each. Once finished, you can use the program to print out a professional-looking document -although formatting options are few, the features available create a clean, but basic hard copy. It doesn't take much time to learn how to use this program, as the interface is similar to that of most word processors. Overall, this is a good, basic program for business students or beginning entrepreneurs who want to teach themselves how to build a better business document.
 
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User Reviews
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2 stars

"this seems like it will be useful through the semester."

January 29, 2013  |  By devonskeez

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

it could potentially help somebody that is trying hard to get their business off the ground and this seems like it will be a great stepping stool to put it together.

Cons

they have not made a save button, that can be a potential hazard knowing that you it will be nearly impossible for you to remember all your thoughts and ideas without being organized and not having anything saved.

Summary



Updated on Jan 29, 2013

this business plan starter seems like its going to be very helpful in this class. Hopefully my guess is correct, but it seems like it worked for others pretty usefully.

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5 stars

"Simple easy to use program... actually on your computer"

January 21, 2013  |  By MJ_Hd

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

You don't have to be connected to the internet. Gives you preset regions to fill out with examples and writes everything properly for you!! Literally stupid-proof...

Cons

You guys don't make a financial planner yet!

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4 stars

"Good but needs more."

August 20, 2012  |  By HindsightTechnologies

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

I thought the basic information provided with each section was fine. Each section had the needed subsections available.

Cons

The financial section needs to bve set up with a spreadsheet instead of just text entry. That would make the financial numbers easier to deal with.

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4 stars

"Very detail oriented, but missing financial section"

March 23, 2012  |  By Dogbreath077

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

Thorough explanation of every section that you need to fill in, gives good examples. Lets you edit which sections are printed according to your needs. This is a good program for the beginner and for the expert.

Cons

No financial section. The novice will need to look elsewhere for this feature, but that's easy with the internet. Exporting the business plan to a printable file is not readily explained. I'm a techie so I exported it and printed it out with ease, even in XP. The features of Win 7 and Vista will easily export and print it though. If you need help with the exporting and printing, the key here is the format that it is using, and your exact printer to which you send it. The MS XPS document writer will print it out for you, and that is an integral part of the Windows operating system.

Summary

I like it very much, it is in perfect line with, and then some more, with a business plan class I took in college. It could use a financial section for the novice user. I'm glad I used it, and I'll keep using it as well as recommend it to others.

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1 stars

"Awful program crashes can't uninstall"

August 16, 2011  |  By benadler

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

maybe good if it opens

Cons

crashes won't uninstall waste of time

Summary

terrible get rid of it

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1 stars

"does not save your work when you press save"

April 10, 2011  |  By randomrandomrandom

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

good in terms of understanding what is needed in a business plan.

Cons

has a save button that does not work in the free feature, however the only way i found out it did not work was after working on it for three hours, saving the document then opening it the next day only to find everything blank.

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1 stars

"This is NOT free!"

November 15, 2010  |  By ztl

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

NONE! Not free, not worth the bother.

Cons

Another company pretending to offer a free tool, but then asking for $99 to make it work!!! I wasted time on installing it and space on my PC

Summary

Obviously another one who don't know **** about business planning. Why bother? Is this the way to conduct business?

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3 stars

"Good workflow, but no Financials"

October 03, 2010  |  By kenneticg

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

Good step-by-step workflow for completing non-financial parts of plan.

Cons

Does Not include financial worksheets, so must get from somewhere else (or buy the upgrade, $49).

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5 stars

"Works great with Vista"

September 27, 2010  |  By Tmath44

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

This is a great help to a small business person like me. I wasn't really sure where to start with writing my business plan -but now I'm on my way!!

Cons

Couldn't find any

Summary

For the price you pay, you can't really ask for a better place to start when writing your business plan. Glad I've got it!

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1 stars

"Could not get it to download"

June 10, 2010  |  By randyrpfs

 |  Version: Ultimate Business Plan Starter 5.0.72

Pros

None that I know of

Cons

Will not load

Summary

Would not load into my windows 7 compaq

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.0.72
Version 5.0.72 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher Atlas Business Solutions
Publisher web site http://www.abs-usa.com/
Release Date December 02, 2009
Date Added December 02, 2009
Version 5.0.72
Category
Category Business Software
Subcategory Accounting & Billing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows NT, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 19.66MB
File Name UBPStarter(1).exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 134,165
Downloads Last Week 154
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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