A Simpler Alternative to the Business Model Canvas

LivePlan is the fastest, simplest way to develop your business model and then share it with others. No training necessary.


LivePlan reinvents the Business Model Canvas so you can define your business strategy with ease

Define Your Business Model in 20 Minutes 

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With LivePlan, you can build your business model on a single page. LivePlan has zero learning curve - no MBA required. You'll cover the core principals of a traditional Business Model Canvas, with intuitive examples and instructions at each step. It's as simple as filling in the blanks. 


"I have benefited tremendously in using the LivePlan [...] tools for a business model and for a new business I will be creating. The system is ideal for this purpose and the support staff are great a providing RSS...Rock Star Services. The subject matter experts that are available to utilize are worth the cost. I recommend the product to others [...].

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Create A Visual Strategy, Anyone Can Understand

The traditional Business Model Canvas can be difficult to understand without training. With LivePlan, you can clearly present your strategy in a visual one page document that completely outlines your business model. Charts and graphs are created automatically, allowing you to give partners and investors a professional, comprehensive summary of your business model that you can share and export easily.


Expert Support to Help If You Get Stuck

Most LivePlan users are able to breeze through their business model in LivePlan - it's that easy. But if you ever have a question, we're here to help.

“LivePlan was user friendly, supportive and provided meaningful guidance all while remaining very flexible.”

Freja Nelson, Oregon
Freja Foods

  1. Call a LivePlan expert at 1-888-498-6136
  2. Start a chat with our world-class advocacy team.
  3. Or refer to 500+ sample plans and tutorial videos built into LivePlan

Join over 850,000 entrepreneurs who found success with LivePlan


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“LivePlan is incredibly simple and easy to use. The financial sales forecasting tool is very intuitive and makes writing a business plan more fun.”

Helga Douglas
Owner, Svala

Get Insights That Will
Help Your Company Grow

See How You Stack Up
Against Competitors

Are you charging enough? Will you meet your revenue goals? LivePlan's forecasting tool can answer these type of questions at a glance.

Plug in your industry and where you're located, and LivePlan will tell you how you're doing compared to businesses just like yours.


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"While [the] business model canvas might be a great solution to analyze my business model, it lacked needed details… With LivePlan I was able to complete our business plan in 5 days. As a non-finance person, I think that's pretty awesome.

Neil B.

SystemIz Inc.

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Gain deeper insights with automatic financials. No math. No spreadsheets.

Completed your business model? Go further with LivePlan's automatic forecasting to really see how likely your ideas are to generate profit. Start by simply listing your key revenue streams and expenses in LivePlan. You'll instantly see your profits and how much money you need to get your business off the ground.


“Most people are intimidated by the financials, but LivePlan made planning simple, saved me so much time and just knowing that the calculations are correct makes this tool worth every penny!”

Brandie Slaton, Merced, CA
Noelle Notals LLC

LivePlan also gives you a complete toolkit to help you implement your business strategy

  • Create a business plan
No contracts
No hidden fees
No risk

See why over 850,000 businesses rely on LivePlan for Business Planning



per month
billed once a year

Every LivePlan Customer Gets Access to:

Expert advice from renowned business plan experts
Competitor Benchmark Data
500+ sample business plans
Automatic financials
Easy plan export to PDF, Word, or Powerpoint
Unlimited access to customer support via phone, email, or chat
One-page pitch builder
Performance dashboards
No contracts
No hidden fees
No risk
60 day money back guarantee


per month, billed each month
First month is just $10


Start for as low as $15/month

Applying for a loan? LivePlan walks you through every aspect of writing a formal business plan that's optimized to help you secure funding, in SBA loan approved formatting.

No excel spreadsheets or word documents. LivePlan syncs with your accounting data so you can create forecasts and visual reports with ease.

  • Build Smart Budgets
  • Track Your Performance

Track your most important business metrics, watch for trends in the data, compare yourself against competitive benchmarks - then use these insights to better manage your company