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We help people succeed in business. We are here to help you, to teach you, and to provide solutions that build and grow your business. We believe that:
- You are the most capable person to plan, build, and grow your business.
- Business planning and strategy isn't rocket science; we all just need to learn ogether.
- Planning and running a business can be a lot of fun... really!
- You can be successful doing it.
Bplans.com contains the largest single online collection of free sample business plans. In addition, it has helpful tools and know-how for managing your business. Bplans.com includes practical advice on planning, interactive tools and calculators, and a panel of experts who have answered thousands of questions from people like you. Bplans.com has won several awards as a valuable "plain talk" resource.
Bplans.com is owned and operated by Palo Alto Software, Inc. as a free resource to help entrepreneurs plan better businesses. Palo Alto Software - The Planning People - develops, publishes, and markets software products for use with personal computers. Its products offer task-oriented, "know how" solutions for small-business and home-office entrepreneurs, professionals, and middle managers. The company is a privately-owned corporation in Eugene, Oregon.
Palo Alto Software's Windows products include Business Plan Pro®, Marketing Plan Pro® powered by Duct Tape Marketing, and Email Center Pro®. Since 1999, Business Plan Pro has led its category, as reported by NPD Intelect, outselling all of its competitors combined.
Palo Alto Software's founder and president is Tim Berry, a renowned planning expert. He is included in "Fire in the Valley", by Swaine and Freiberger, the history of the personal computer industry.