Mergers and Acquisitions

Selling a Business

Now That You've Built Your Start, Here's How to Sell It for Lots of Money

Plan for an M&A from the beginning, and you'll be in better shape than most when acquirers start calling.
T-Mobile

T-Mobile and Sprint Agree to Merge

The deal will combine the third and fourth largest wireless carriers in the U.S., which will be known as T-Mobile.
Personal Values

The Downside of Greed: 90 Percent of Nothing Is Nothing

If you focus on making a bigger pie, you don't have to worry about the size of your slice.
Finance

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know to Be Successful on the Exchange

An M&A might be good for the bank, but is it good for your company? Going public on the right exchange might be the answer to your funding dilemmas.
Mergers and Acquisitions

6 Things Big Companies Look for When Buying Your Startup

Buying smaller companies that thrive in their niche is a proven strategy for large companies seeking to jump-start growth.
Mergers and Acquisitions

Don't Even Think 'Merger' Without Taking These 5 Steps First

There are plenty of ways for mergers to fall through, but not all are destined for failure. Follow five steps to prevent any last-minute meltdowns.
Selling a Business

5 Insider Tips on Selling Your Startup to Google

A good product with a ready market is a good start but what really helps is if you used to work at Google.
Acquisitions

How to Make a Successful Acquisition to Grow Your Company

Keep these strategies in mind when evaluating potential acquisitions.
Corporations

John Oliver on the Ways We All Get Screwed by Mergers and Acquisitions

The comedian and his team dive deep into corporate consolidation and its ill effects for us as consumers and entrepreneurs.
Cybersecurity

Don't Let a Cyber Attack Stand Between Your Company and a Successful Exit

Here are three best practices for enhancing security measures so that cyber attacks don't impede a desirable merger or acquisition.
Small Business Heroes

The End of the Startup Era: 5 Ways to Save Your Business From Acquisition

It's not impossible to bypass M&A hunters, but it's not easy either.
Mergers and Acquisitions

5 Tips to a Successful Merger and Acquisition

The key to a sound M&A deal is solid liquidity.
Startups

5 Reasons Israel Is Ideal for Startups and What the U.S. Can Learn

As entrepreneurs in this tiny country reap huge rewards, everyone wants their recipe for success.