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ENTR 2P91: Entrepreneurship

A brief guide to conducting research for your assignments.

Financial Feasibility Analysis

These resources can help you to:

  • Understand industry cost structures and levels of capital intensity
  • Compare the financial performance of similar businesses in your chosen industry
  • Estimate your startup costs and forecast sales
  • Find sources of startup funding

Industry Financial Statement Data Sources

What is the cost structure of similar businesses in your chosen industry? Is the industry capital or labour intensive? It is possible to benchmark your pro-forma financial statement data by type of business, size of business, and by line of business (e.g., industry or NAICS) using these sources:

Estimate Startup Costs & Forecast Sales

Find Sources of Startup Funding