Are you motivated to succeed in business? It is time to develop a mini business plan! Prepare a 15-slide PowerPoint presentation, not including Title and Reference Page. The PowerPoint presentation will be a business venture you want to launch. You can use the information in the required readings and information from other reliable sources. You may use the slide notes function to explain slide contents, if necessary. vDescribe what you want to do (this is a strategic plan) (five slides). ØIdentify the goal. ØExplain why the opportunity is promising. ØMake an estimate about how long you think this will take. ØMake a statement about the advantages of your business and the desire to pursue it (vision/mission statement). ØDistinguish strategic planning from other managerial actions within your strategic plan. vDescribe why you will be successful (three slides). ØDescribe your past performance (company history, if any, what you have done and are doing). ØExplain the tools or services available (investors? services? local association?). vDescribe what you need in order to do this (three slides). ØEstimate the necessary capital. ØEstimate the necessary staff (organization chart); include why the staff you designated will best fit the plan. ØDescribe necessary approvals/licenses. vDescribe the products and services you plan to offer (one slide). vIdentify management (three slides). ØAre you the manager (other owners/officers, board members, consultants, or attorneys)? Describe why these choices best fit the plan. vYou are required to use at least one outside source to support your PowerPoint presentation. Evaluate the role of strategic planning within the decisions you will be making for the company.