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Risks of business

The risks of starting and running a business

To download the Excel spreadsheet version, click here.

This process is the intellectual property of NextS Business Development Pty(Ltd)

Individuals can develop into entrepreneurs or be born an entrepreneur.
A person born into an owner family have a greater advantage than those that have to start from "scratch". 
Manage Entrepreneurial Business or Business project according to a known successful outcome.
Do the gap assessment and formulate plans to engage resources within a Service Level Agreement.
Segment the risks in a startup business or business project to enable focused awareness and more effective solutions.
Family businesses normally have all the areas covered in direct and networked access to resources and knowledge.
Carl Lewis's story of being 100% fit, physically as well as mentally, for the Olympics springs to mind.
Clarify what gaps/risks exist by using the following table. Bridge the gaps through engaging with the resources you have access to.
Bridge the gaps through engaging with the resources you have access to.
Engage with the Working Structures to gain access to the resources you do not have direct access to. 
Use the structured, packaged processes on the Aleph website to assist in different growth areas.
Main areas of risk.  Please score from 0 to 1 where:                         0.0 = unknown and 1.0 = confident Engage and access resources to Bridge the gaps you have.  Typical well structured startup business. Typical startup bootstrapped business. Perfect family business spin out or spin off. Typical spin off or spin out from other businesses.
Type a 1 where you believe no risk exists. Edit these values          
Type a 0.0 for unknown, huge risk.
Rank the rest on a scale between 0 & 1.
Maturity of the concept 
0.2 Past similar projects accessed. 1.0 0.1 1.0 1.0
The team doing the project  0.2 Balance the team and clear expectations. 0.9 0.2 1.0 0.9
Supply maturity and stability 1.0 Look at past and partner success. 0.8 0.3 1.0 0.8
Networks to support the concept 0.1 Clear returns and agreed access. 1.0 0.3 1.0 1.0
Distribution channel certainty and clarity 1.0 Gain access and apply 1.0 0.5 1.0 1.0
End client demand known and proven 0.8 Past projects or test runs to verify 0.8 0.5 1.0 0.6
Emotional hooks and fit for end client, supplier and networks. 1.0 Closed loop benefits communicated. 0.8 0.1 1.0 0.6
A view of probability for success 0.3200%   46.0800% 0.0045% 100.0000% 25.9200%
This is the percentage you will have to make up with effort and hard work to make your business or project work. 99.68%   53.92%   100.00% 0.00% 74.08%
  100%   100%   100% 100% 100%