The most important step in opening a successful restaurant is developing a clear plan. It pays to consider the many aspects of restaurant operation and business ownership before committing to the project.
Start Smart with a Strong Business Plan
Incomplete planning is a leading cause of new business failure. A thorough business plan will help make your business concept a reality.
- The Small Business Guide provides helpful information, links to valuable resources, and outlines the steps for starting and operating a business in Washington State. The Small Business Guide is available in English, Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese and Chinese.
- New Business – Read the Start section of the Washington Small Business Guide.
- Existing Business – Read the Grow Section of the Washington Small Business Guide.
If you need assistance writing a business plan, check out the educational and business assistance resources offered in the region.