How can an exit strategy benefit your future?

Like many business owners, you have devoted immeasurable amount of work and resources on developing your business. When you are busy with every day operations, it’s difficult to find the time to think about your exit strategy or retirement plan. Developing an achievable exit strategy is an essential task and too few owners give it proper consideration. An […]

5 expensive mistakes to avoid when selling your business for a great price

Business exit strategy planning or selling your business outright is one of the most crucial elements of a company’s life cycle.  If not planned correctly the negative financial impact for the company and individuals involved can be significant, not least in financial terms. So what are the common mistakes an owner should avoid making? 1   […]

What would happen if you could no longer run your small business? Do you have an exit strategy?

Complimentary workshops for small business owners available during April and May 2015 If your circumstances change suddenly, and you needed to exit your business in the near future, how well prepared are you and the business? Would you be able to begin a process that will enable you to make an orderly, clean departure from […]

Family business succession is not the easiest exit option!

Research for the Department of Business Innovation and Skills, published in May 2014, estimated that there were over 850,000 family businesses in the UK – 71% of all SME’s. Whilst there are differing views on the precise definition, and consequently number, of “family businesses,” they are undoubtedly a major component of the UK business economy. […]