With 2011 fast approaching it seemed like a good idea to have a look at simple strategic planning and how you could make this your first New Year’s resolution.  Many small business owners assume that the process of strategic planning is only for large businesses that are able to allocate time and personnel for such an endeavour as it must be difficult, take loads of time and is difficult to communicate once created . This is not the case. All small businesses are competing in markets filled with small and large companies which makes strategic planning vital to the success of any businesses regardless of size.  Read more Simple Strategic Planning for 2011