Starting a business without a plan is like taking a journey without a map. You will usually reach your destination faster, if you have a map to guide you to the correct highways you need to travel. Starting your home business is that journey, and a proper plan is the map. Without the map you will not know whether you are going in the right direction or traveling toward a dead end. If you’re considering starting a home based business, proper planning is the correct key to head out on your journey in the right direction.