President Obama signed into law the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (H.R. 5297, the “Act”) on September 27, 2010. The marketing plan should include details of both your clients (potential and existing if applicable) and competitors. Ideally, you should also include a brief analysis of your sector of the haulage and logistics industry. Document any successful marketing strategies you have undertaken in the past and your key strategies for achieving future marketing targets. business plan At times social ventures do not have the intended impact on the community. A study focusing on the impact of community focused business ventures found that businesses started with the intent of enhancing a community often lose focus by becoming focused on profitability and competition. Competition and self-focused motivators were identified to be factors that played an additional role in the impact and economic role that entrepreneurial ventures have in community settings.
A number of organisations have sought to develop the concept of entrepreneurial leadership within the business world. A good example is UBS, the global bank, which in the period 2002 to 2006 proactively developed entrepreneurial leadership amongst its top 500 leaders. The success of this was demonstrated by improvements in individual, team and financial performance, the project becoming a key element in the Harvard Business School Case study, “UBS Aligning the Integrated firm”. The bank was subsequently awarded the title Best Company for Leaders (Europe) 2005. 15 The implementation of this project over a multi divisional bank spread globally was complex and took a number of years. This is reviewed in a case study by Chris Roebuck, Visiting Professor of Transformational Leadership at Cass Business School in London. 16 Roebuck was one of the leaders of the team who implemented entrepreneurial leadership in UBS.