Exit Strategies

4 Ways to Stay on After Selling Your Business

You don't need to immediately leave after selling your company -- instead, you can transition out more gradually and gracefully.

Nick McLean

When is it Right to Fire Your Marketing Agency?

Consider the reasons for the decision, and whether the issues can be resolved.

Timothy Carter

The Strategies I Used to Sell Two Business by the Time I was 45

Exit strategies are great, especially when they're for the right reasons. 

Steve Ball

How to Expertly Position Your Business for an Exit

Clear objectives, transparency and proactive planning are imperative.

Kyle Leighton

How to Recognize and Work With Narcissistic Leaders

Learning and adapting to self-consumed managers can benefit your own well-being and self-worth.

How to Prevent Your Company from Being Used for Evil From a Founder Who's Been There

In creating something of meaning and scale, founders have an obligation to ensure their life's work is not misused to inflict harm.

Ryan Howard

Exit Strategy: Don't Let Personal Motivations Conflict With Rational Business Decisions

Business owners trying to get out now must execute sound strategies to maximize the value of their companies.

Edward Webb

Private Equity Investors Are Expecting a Tsunami of Deals – How Long Will It Last?

A survey of private equity professionals reveals these investors are turning their attention away from putting out fires and back to closing deals. This is positive news for entrepreneurs who are looking for an exit.

Atta Tarki

Research, Plan and Strategize: The Fundamentals of Starting Out as an Entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur is one of the most liberating choices you can make in your work life, but it's not one of the easiest.

A New Breed of Private Equity Investors Present More Exit Options Than Ever for Entrepreneurs

While traditional private equity investors invest three quarters of their capital in large companies, a new breed of investors are focusing on owner-led small businesses.

Atta Tarki

5 Tools to Help You Exit Your Digital Business

Preparing your business for sale can be hard. These tools can help you.

Thomas Smale