Posts Tagged ‘Life Beyond Business’

Podcast: Business Value Drivers Including Online Marketing

Dave Driscoll, president of Metro Business Advisors, was featured on a podcast with Red Canoe Media Founder & SEO Expert Will Hanke In today’s business world, online marketing is an essential value builder  With it, you are on or ahead of the opportunity curve. Without it, you aren’t even in the race. As buyers analyze…

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DIY retirement planning??…No! Preparing for your Life Beyond Business requires expert advice.

Retirement Planning should NOT be done on your own Don’t sacrifice the dreams you’ve been planning for your Life Beyond Business™ by disregarding the importance of retirement planning. Metro Business Advisors will help you realize the most value when the time comes to transition your business. Just don’t wait until you’re ready to walk out the…

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What your birth certificate says about your exit plan

An Exit Plan is Important at Any Age Your age most likely has a big impact on your attitude toward your business and how you feel about one day getting out. Here’s what we have found about how owners view the need for an exit plan, also known as a succession plan: Business owners between 30…

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Increase your Business Value to support your “Life Beyond Business”™

Small Steps Now to increase Business Value will Pay Off Exponentially when you Sell your Business Let’s say you’ve determined the after-tax value of your business using a Market Business Valuation (a business valuation used for planning, not the expensive kind). You’ve also calculated the value of your personal, liquid, income-producing assets outside the business. But:…

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What is Your Vision for Life Beyond Business?

A client of mine named Ed spent years completely focused on his business. He invested all his time, effort and energy into building the business, sacrificing family time, personal relationships and outside interests. One day, Ed received an unsolicited offer for his business that he could not refuse; tens of millions of dollars. Ed sold…

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What’s Your Business Worth? The Market Sets the Price, Not Your Ego!

A Business Valuation is the only way to know your true Business Value For many, the American dream includes owning a business and all that comes with it: freedom, independence, recognition and financial reward. It is important to recognize, however, that intense concentration on day-to-day issues coupled with pride of ownership can result in a…

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How to Protect Confidentiality When Selling Your Business

The right Business Broker knows when Confidentiality is key to Selling your Business The decision to sell your business is a big one, one that has probably caused you to toss and turn for months, if not years. I’m sure that among the “what if’s” you’ve considered are: What if word gets out that I am considering…

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