Hawkins Conrad joins BGW

Put Succession Planning at the Top of Your To-Do List

“So what happens when you die?” That’s a question that catches a lot of clients off-guard, but it’s one I’ve found to be pretty useful…. Read More…

Not So Fast: What you need to know before you sign a non-compete agreement.

Selling your closely held business has its perks.  Whether you’re looking to gain cash or stock and diversity your assets, or just simplify family relationships,… Read More…

7 Root Causes of Delegation Issues

If DIY is your CEO mantra, you’re doing it wrong. A manager’s role is two-fold: to increase productivity and to raise up the next generation… Read More…

Declaring Independence

The Declaration of Independence is rightly called the founding document of the American political tradition; it articulates the fundamental ideas that form the American nation…. Read More…

3 Common Exit Planning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

When it comes to selling a business and exit planning, all of the mistakes are made in advance—in the many years the business operated without… Read More…

Succession Planning for Business Owners – Get Started with 3 Steps

If you own a business, at some point you are going to leave it. Think about it. You might sell it. You might just wind… Read More…