Travis Ryan is one of four cofounders of a skateboard company. The cofounders have decided to write.

Travis Ryan is one of four cofounders of a skateboard
company. The cofounders have decided to write a business plan to obtain funding
for their venture. During a recent meeting, Travis said, “I know that we’re all
really busy, so I’d like to volunteer to write our business plan. A friend of
mine has a house on a lake near where we are going to school. If the three of
you agree, I’ll take my laptop to my friend’s house for a couple of days and
knock out our business plan. Any objections?” If you were one of Travis’s
co-founders, what would you say? What alternative approaches to writing a
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Travis Ryan is one of four cofounders of a skateboard
company. The cofounders have decided to write a business plan to obtain funding
for their venture. During a recent meeting, Travis said, “I know that we’re all
really busy, so I’d like to volunteer to write our business plan. A friend of
mine has a house on a lake near where we are going to school. If the three of
you agree, I’ll take my laptop to my friend’s house for a couple of days and
knock out our business plan. Any objections?” If you were one of Travis’s
co-founders, what would you say? What alternative approaches to writing a
business plan would you propose and why?

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