Business Plan Writing – A Consultant’s Nightmare Case Study

Private business consultants can get themselves in hot water merely by helping an organization or startup company prepare a business plan. Be careful what you put inside of these plans. Not long ago, I was preparing a strategic plan for a new organization and there was a section in there about what they would look for when hiring an executive director. Unfortunately, they wanted to modify the business plan in such a way which might break employment laws with regards to age discrimination.