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Selling a Business

Exit Strategies

3 Signs It's Time to Move on From Your Startup (and How to Get That Move Started)

You'd think you'd have your exit strategy planned 10 years in advance of a sale. Unfortunately, most founders don't.

10 Questions You Must Ask Before Buying a Business

Doing your due diligence before buying a company will earn you bargaining powerand help you avoid unforeseen problems. Here's what you need to know.

This $20 Course Can Help Your Business Go From Idea to Acquisition

Karl House and Ben Lee will guide you through the process of starting a lucrative business.

Your Startup Is Dying -- Now What?

At a certain point, your best move is to admit defeat and move on.

The NYC Bagel Shop That Blew Up Thanks to 'Shark Tank' Just Got Acquired for $34 Million

Bantam Bagels won funding from Lori Greiner to expand its business to retail.

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