Incorporating Lean Principles into Business Development

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The MVP of Deal Making If you’re an entrepreneur—especially in the technology space—you’ve most likely heard about the lean startup movement. In simplified terms, it’s finding a way to launch your company in the quickest, most affordable, and viable way. This includes creating a beta version of your product that is both minimum and viable—known… Read more »

A LivePlan Customer Story: Boca Bookkeeping

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George Williams of Boca Bookkeeping

From time to time we hear from LivePlan customers who have had such a great experience using our software that they want to get on the phone and tell us all about how well their business is doing. It’s great! Talking to entrepreneurs and hearing about the innovations they’re making and they success they’ve having… Read more »

Want to know how your business is doing at a glance?

Posted by & filed under Financial Management, Forecasting, Tracking Your Plan.

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The LivePlan Scoreboard is a great way for small businesses to: Gain quick and accurate insights into sales, expenses, and cash flow Easily develop your budget and forecast sales Sync with your QuickBooks for real-time financial tracking Access your important numbers anytime from anywhere And ultimately, sleep better at night! Watch our short video on… Read more »

Connect your QuickBooks account to LivePlan for chance to win iPad Mini

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LivePlan frequently-asked questions

Connect your QuickBooks account to your LivePlan Scoreboard by May 13th and get entered into a contest to win an iPad mini. When was the last time you asked yourself this question: “How’s my business doing?” If you need an answer right now, have no fear, the LivePlan Scoreboard is here! The Scoreboard helps you track your financials, adjust for… Read more »

The Lean Way to Pitch Your Business on a Single Page: Palo Alto Software Announces New Pitch Feature in LivePlan

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Eugene, OR | Palo Alto Software, makers of the world’s #1 online business planning software, LivePlan, is excited to announce it’s newest Pitch feature. With the LivePlan Pitch, entrepreneurs and business owners can quickly build a one-page infographic that visually presents their business opportunity. The LivePlan Pitch can be easily shared online with lenders, investors, and business partners…. Read more »

3 Lean Planning Tools in 1

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On December 7th, LivePlan will be rolling out a new feature called the Pitch. The Pitch will allow entrepreneurs and business owners to create a one-page infographic to visually represent your business opportunity. Once it’s completed, the LivePlan Pitch can easily be shared with lenders, investors, and business partners. LivePlan, now offers 3 Lean Planning tools… Read more »