AI Prompts for Starting a Business

Interested in starting your own small business, but not sure where to start? AI can help get you going in the right direction.

Disclaimer: We're excited to recommend the use of generative AI technology to small businesses, but please be aware that this technology is still in its early stages of development and its effectiveness may vary depending on the circumstances. Additionally, avoid entering sensitive information as AI chatbot systems will save your input, and make sure to review the output for accuracy, as it may be incorrect, inaccurate, or out of date.

Brainstorm business names

As an innovative entrepreneur with the creativity of a successful brand strategist, brainstorm 25 unique and distinctive business name ideas for this business: <business>. Each name should reflect your brand's identity, values "<business values>", and products provided "<products>". Remember, your aim is to create a name that is memorable, easy to pronounce, and stands out in your industry. Also suggest matching domain names that are likely to be available; leave off the "http" and "www". If you are able to look up domains that are available, please iterate on each name to find a domain name that is available. If you are not able to look up domain name availability, please note that.

Build a business plan

Act as a successful entrepreneur and business coach. You are advising me on starting my first small business, in the industry. Write a detailed business plan for "" in . This plan should cover all essential elements such as executive summary, company description, market analysis, organization and management, service or product line, marketing and sales, funding request, financial projections, and an appendix. Also include any other topics you believe should be included in a business plan to ensure success for this type of business.

Take your first steps

Act as a successful entrepreneur and business coach. You are advising me on starting my first small business, a <business> business in the <industry> industry. Guide me through the essential steps to launching in <city/state/country or online>. In particular, explain how to:
- perform market research to identify potential opportunities and competition
- research legal requirements for setting up a business in this location and industry
- develop a solid business plan
- efficiently allocate resources for your business

Plan your launch roadmap

Acting as a seasoned marketing expert, outline the key factors, stages, and strategies to successfully launch a <business> company. This includes advice on developing the products to sell, manufacturing, pricing, costs, financing, distribution, supply chains, marketing, sales, and post-launch activities such as customer service and product improvement.

Find cost-effective marketing strategies

Act as an expert growth-focused marketing strategist. Suggest 5 cost-effective marketing strategies for a business <business> in the <industry> industry to expand its customer base. These strategies should take into account the nature of the industry, the target audience (<target audience>), and the resources likely available to such a business.

Avoid common business pitfalls

As an experienced startup advisor, list the most common mistakes entrepreneurs often make when starting a <industry> business, and provide advice on how to anticipate and avoid these pitfalls. This advice should cover various aspects of starting a business, from planning and financing to execution and growth.