How are you managing your business risk?

How are you managing your business risk?

Starting and operating a small business is a risky proposition. When starting out, you’re perhaps leaving the stability of full time employment to start a venture you’ve always had a passion for, with no guarantee that you’ll able sustain the lifestyle you perhaps had whilst working...

Is your business ready for sale?

Is your business ready for sale?

Planning for Sale So, you’ve run your business for a number of years, got through the initial phase of “what am I doing?” and, eventually - after no doubt many years of uncertainty and second-guessing your decisions and many sleepless nights - done well enough to...

What's your business worth?

Thinking of Selling? What’s your business really worth?

What is your business really worth?   According to recent research, the majority of business owners nominate a “trade sale” of their business as their preferred and most likely succession planning exit option. With record numbers of business owners thinking about selling, many will be disappointed when...

Share the risk and rewards of running your business

Is it now time to share the risk and the rewards?

Operating a business on your own can become increasingly difficult as your business grows and expands. Merger/acquisition opportunities, competition, retaining staff, new locations, capital, health, family pressure and business succession are some of the many reasons small business owners establish business partnerships. Forming a business partnership...

Succeeding in tough times is the hallmark of a successful business.

Succeeding in tough times

Running a successful business is challenging, and most business owners will testify to the fact that long hours, countless sacrifices and many sleepless nights carving out your livelihood are all part of what drives success.   But why do some businesses perform better during tough times than...

To survive, your business must evolve.

Why your survival means evolving your business

It’s been some time since you started your business. Many business owners have mixed emotions as they experience the highs and lows of owning and running a small business. Very few small business owners take the time to sit back and analyse the changes taking place...