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the life of a business broker

October

4th

2017

A week in the life of a business broker

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Have you ever wondered what a business broker does? Here’s a typical week in the life of Alex and Paul Dodgshon the business brokers from Uscita… Monday’s life We always have a team meeting first thing to share our movements for the week and plan our workloads. Paul is off to carry out a valuation […]

prepared for selling a business?

September

8th

2017

Selling a Business: How Prepared Are You?

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It is your business and you have worked hard to make it into something you care about.  Now you are thinking that it is time to sell it on.  Maybe you have retirement plans, or you just want to do something else. You want to make the next big move, but how prepared are you […]

Business sale back on track

September

6th

2017

How to get your business sale back on track

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Not all business sales go to plan. They take take time, but if you begin to feel left out on in the cold, with a general lack of communication or activity, it’s time to get your sale back on track.  In this situation, timing is critical,  read on for some helpful advice. Don’t panic Firstly, don’t […]

12 years of change

July

8th

2017

Reflections on 12 years as business brokers

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We’re delighted and proud to celebrate 12 years in business this summer. 12 years, so what? In a lot of respects, 12 years is not that big a deal. But what a revolution that 12 years brought. 2005 saw the launch of Google Maps and the beginning of their global domination,  and the Nintendo Wii […]

accountants value building

May

22nd

2017

Can Accountants Improve Value Building for SMEs?

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Accountants provide crucial support to businesses. They have a level of financial expertise that can make a world of difference to business owners. An Experian survey found that over half of start-ups involve owners with no previous experience of running a company, so professional guidance can be crucial to building success. However, when it comes […]

Scale up

April

6th

2017

How to scale up your business when it’s just you

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You’re currently such a big part of your business, it’s hard to visualise how that’s ever going to change. After all, you are your business. Your clients buy into you, your skills and qualities, and the personal service you deliver. So what’s the best way to scale up the business for growth? As a sole […]

February

19th

2017

5 signs you’ve fallen out of love with your business

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Starting or running your own business is one of the most exciting and exhilarating challenges you can set yourself. Entrepreneurs are full of ideas, positivity and get-up-and-go. But what happens when the excitement begins to fade? How do you know when your love affair is reaching the end, and what can you do about it […]

January

22nd

2017

New Year, New Business – considering a business acquisition?

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Is this the New Year when you’ll buy the new business you’ve always dreamed of owning? Do you have the desire to take control of your own future? January is traditionally the month for making a change and doing something different with your life. Some people opt for a healthier lifestyle, or take up a […]

sales agents business sale

October

21st

2016

How Can Sales Agents Enhance Your Business Sale?

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Let’s be realistic, there are no guarantees when selling a business. You may not be able to find a buyer, sell within a specified timeframe or achieve the price you have in mind.  But just like choosing the best estate agent to market your home, choosing the right Sales Agent to sell your business will […]