Ever Thought About Becoming a Franchise Owner?

Ever thought about becoming a franchise owner? Check out these 24 top-ranked, affordable franchises you can buy for $25,000 or...Read More

The Build vs. Buy Equation

If you’re wondering what your business might be worth to an acquirer, there is a simple calculation you can use....Read More

Learning From Acquisitions That Fall Apart

John McCann sold The Bolt Supply House to Lawson Products (NASDAQ: LAWS) at the end of 2017. McCann’s strategy involved...Read More

How Your Age Shapes Your Exit Plan

Your age has a big impact on your attitude toward your business, and your feelings about one day getting out...Read More

Growing Fast? Here’s What’s Likely To Kill Your Company

If your goal is to grow your business fast, you need a positive cash flow cycle or the ability to...Read More

Have You Fallen Into The Mile Wide Trap?

If your company’s revenue has stalled after a period of rapid growth, you may have fallen into The Mile Wide...Read More

The C-Word and 7 Others to Avoid at Work

The majority of businesses in America today started out as service companies. If you want to own a web design...Read More

Four Ways To Protect Your Turf

Warren Buffett famously invests in businesses that have what he calls a protective “moat” around them – one that inoculates...Read More

How To Scale Up Your Service Business

Increase the value of your company by training others in your area of expertise. It can be tough to grow a...Read More

9 Warning Signs You’re a Hub-and-Spoke Owner

If you were to draw a picture that visually represents your role in your business, what would it look like?...Read More