Exit Strategies

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Why It's Key for Franchisees to Have an Exit Strategy
Franchise

Why It's Key for Franchisees to Have an Exit Strategy

You may not realize it when you buy a franchise, but franchising is a journey. And, every journey must eventually come to an end.
Joel Hall
Ramping Up the Curb Appeal as You Plan to Sell Your Business
Selling a Business

Ramping Up the Curb Appeal as You Plan to Sell Your Business

Do a thorough inventory of such things as the company's brand assets and messaging to assure the highest value upon a transition in ownership.
Aaron Keller
I Gave My Business Away. Here Are 3 Reasons Why.
Exit Strategies

I Gave My Business Away. Here Are 3 Reasons Why.

Would you simply give your business away instead of selling it for a profit?
Simon Cohen
A Mindset Tune-Up for a Profitable Exit Strategy
Exit Strategies

A Mindset Tune-Up for a Profitable Exit Strategy

Some simple shifts in thinking can help you attract buyers and move toward a profitable deal.
Carol Roth
Selling Your Business at Your Price
Exit Strategies

Selling Your Business at Your Price

No matter what valuation method you choose, plan your exit strategy for your company far in advance.
Jesse Torres
Why You Should Integrate a Family Trust with Your Business
Finance

Why You Should Integrate a Family Trust with Your Business

Utilizing a Revocable Living Trust can be an affordable way to ensure your business passes effectively to your family or loved ones upon your death.
Mark J. Kohler
The Ethics Coach on Exit Strategy Etiquette
Exit Strategies

The Ethics Coach on Exit Strategy Etiquette

The do's and don't of handling exit strategies and partnerships that have gone sour.
Gael O'Brien
U.K. Dad Decides to Give Away His Startup
Leadership

U.K. Dad Decides to Give Away His Startup

This entrepreneur isn't interested in selling his startup. His exit strategy is to simply give the business away.
Jason Fell
Silicon Valley VCs Are More Confident Than They've Been in Years
Finance

Silicon Valley VCs Are More Confident Than They've Been in Years

Confidence among West Coast startup investors has reached a level not seen since 2007. For some VCs, though, the level of excitement is something to be cautious about.
Catherine Clifford
How to Choose The Right Investment Banker to Sell Your Business
Finance

How to Choose The Right Investment Banker to Sell Your Business

Trusting someone to sell your business is no small matter. Here are three ways to make sure you're hiring the best person for the job.
Jay Turo
10 Questions to Ask if You Want to Create a Winning Business Plan
Starting a Business

10 Questions to Ask if You Want to Create a Winning Business Plan

Throw out everything you know about a business plan. These are the questions you need to ask to sell your idea to investors.
Arlene Weintraub
Can Tumblr Survive Yahoo's Buyout? A Look at Four Failed Startup Acquisitions
Growth Strategies

Can Tumblr Survive Yahoo's Buyout? A Look at Four Failed Startup Acquisitions

While Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr may be on the minds of many young entrepreneurs these days, keep in mind not all buyouts are successful.
Adam Toren
Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms
Growth Strategies

Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr shines a lot on the elusive topic of planning an exit strategy.
Andrea Huspeni
Your Business Without You: 4 Steps to Finding Your Successor
Leadership

Your Business Without You: 4 Steps to Finding Your Successor

What you need to do now to ensure leadership continuity in your business.
Gwen Moran