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Cookie Cutter Business Plan: Smart or Foolish Move?

When it comes to writing an immigration business plan, a client can pursue plenty of options.

Entrepreneurs are often tempted to develop their own plans based on their knowledge of their own business and the ease at which they can find generic templates of other immigration business plans.

Or maybe the entrepreneur is willing to hire someone cheaply to write it for them so that they can focus on other aspects of their business.

After all, these cookie-cutter business plans can be put together quickly and inexpensively.

But is using a cookie-cutter immigration business plan a smart or foolish move?

Why Your Business Plan Matters

Your immigration business plan needs to endure the scrutiny and standards of the consular or adjudication officers to be successful.

The plan needs to primarily answer any questions that immigration officials have.

And the ultimate success or failure of your visa application lies in the ability of your business plan to achieve these objectives.

Ultimately, your business aspirations and immigration goals depend on the success of your visa application.

Therefore, your business plan is essential to achieving your dreams, and it is imperative to put your best effort forward in this endeavor.

Why Use a Customized Business Plan?

To put it bluntly, cookie-cutter business plans are no good. They are generic, vague, and do not describe your operation's business potential and growth possibilities that need to be illustrated for your visa to be approved.

Simply put, a generic, cookie-cutter business plan is not putting your best foot forward and does not provide you with the best chance of success at getting your visa approved.

Instead, utilizing a customized immigration business plan ensures that the plans for the specific business endeavor and visa type the person is applying for are clearly illustrated.

Customized plans also layout your operation’s potential and growth possibilities. More importantly, a customized plan will allow the officer to see that your plan meets the specific legal framework of the visa category you are applying for.

A customized business plan developed by experienced professionals gives your visa application the best chance of success. It is how you put your best foot forward.

The Verdict

Using a cookie-cutter business plan is a foolish move. When it comes to your immigration business plan, the stakes are too high to rely on a generic approach.

Your visa application deserves a better investment.

Instead, a customized plan developed by experienced professionals will put your visa in the best position for approval.

How Visa Business Plans Can Help

Here at Visa Business Plans, we do not believe in cookie-cutter approaches and business plans. Instead, we take the time to get to know our clients and their businesses to develop an all-encompassing understanding of their profiles, visions, and goals.

Using this information, we craft customized business plans that provide everything immigration officials are looking for while answering any questions before they can even come up.

We start all of our business plans from scratch and will not stop fine-tuning them until our clients and attorneys are happy.

Our experienced team has developed thousands of professionally prepared, detailed business plans to help our clients achieve their goals. So, if you are looking to start a business in the United States or Canada, call us today to learn how you can benefit from our immigration business plans.

Visa Business Plans is led by Marco Scanu, a certified coach from the University of Miami with a globally-based practice coaching Fortune 1000 company executives, entrepreneurs, as well as professionals in 4 different continents. Mr. Scanu advises clients on turnaround strategies and crisis management.

Mr. Scanu received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Cum Laude) from the University of Florida and an MBA in Management from Bocconi University in Milan, Italy. Mr. Scanu was also a Visiting Scholar at Michigan State University under the prestigious H. Humphrey Fellowship (Fulbright program) with a focus on Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, and high-growth enterprises.

At present, Mr. Scanu is the managing partner and CEO at Visa Business Plans, a Miami-based boutique consulting firm providing attorneys and investors with business planning services in the areas of U.S. and Canadian immigration, SBA loans, and others.