Mergers and Acquisitions: Basics for Small Business.

Mergers and acquisitions. What does that mean to you? Do you picture big city investment bankers and corporate raiders, Fortune 500 companies, hostile negotiations, confusing… Read More…

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 diversify 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…