Announcing the “BEC Boost” California’s First-Ever Statewide Business Plan Competition

Posted by & filed under Press Release.


The California Business & Entrepreneurship Center (BEC) program, an initiative of the Economic and Workforce Development Program through the California Community Colleges – and Palo Alto Software, makers of the #1 best selling business planning software in the world – have partnered to launch California’s first-ever statewide business plan competition. Total prize money is $15,000,… Read more »

Webinar Series: “Compare your Business Plan to Reality”

Posted by & filed under Free Webinars.


On Oct 30th we hosted a webinar exclusive to our LivePlan customers to demonstrate how to keep your business plan alive and compare your financial reality to what you’ve projected in your plan. Mike Duncan, our product evangelist, hosted the webinar and showed how easy it is to connect your LivePlan Scoreboard to your QuickBooks account,… Read more »

Product Update: New Editing Tools

Posted by & filed under Product Updates.


Our regular monthly product update went live this evening, and we are pretty excited about it. Among the new stuff: Add images to your plan! This has been the number-one user request of late. We took the time to prototype and build a great solution, and we think you are going to really like it…. Read more »

LivePlan Customer Interview: Turning passion for travel into a profitable business

Posted by & filed under Success Stories.

suitcase 2

N’Teasha Williams is one of those amazing entrepreneurs who somehow manages to fit the lives of two or three people into one. She works full-time at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., she runs her start-up travel concierge business nearly full-time, she’s taking classes, and she somehow finds time to travel the world! Read her interview below… Read more »