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5 Tips on Sprucing Up a Tired Image Get the best ways to spruce up your business's tiered image by using these five tips brought to you by SCORE Mentors. View
Valuing A Small Business For Sale Pricing a business correctly is important if you really want to sell it. As a consultant I talk to many business owners, brokers, and agents on a daily basis about valuing businesses. It always amazes me on how some of these individuals come up with the values on small businesses being sold. No... View
60 Second Guides: Find a Mentor In just 60-seconds, we’ll show you how to find, develop and nurture a business mentor that will help you through the booms and busts of small business ownership. View
Are You Marketing Yourself Effectively? Small Business expert Rieva Lesonsky shares her experience and insight on marketing yourself effectively. View
10 Inside Secrets to Grow a Business in Tough Times Daniel Kehrer shares the Reznick Group's secrets for achieving growth, even in a poor economy. View
Developing a Succession Plan Continuing a business beyond one generation of leaders requires planning. Whether through private shares transferred to a senior manager, or a leadership transfer to family members, a succession plan smoothes the way for continued business success. View
Dissolving a Business Dissolution is the process of voluntarily ending your business. Deciding to end a business can be a stressful and overwhelming process, but it’s important to complete the necessary steps to dissolve the formal business entity as it lets the state (or states) know your business is no... View
Covering Your Back: The Buy-Sell Agreement During a business start-up’s early stages, it’s really the last thing on your mind that something could happen to one of the partners (or even yourself). But if that came to be, it could put a share of the business up for grabs and everyone’s dreams at risk. Investing a little... View
Preparing Your Business for Sale If you are seriously considering exiting your business by selling to a third party, there are several steps you should take before you begin actively marketing your company. The more time you allow for advance preparation, the better, though most of the following steps can be taken during the few... View
Seller Financing Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, explains the concept of seller financing and how/when it may work for buying a business. View