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Hard-Earned Advice on Securing a Successful Exit

Two veteran entrepreneurs share lessons they've learned about how to profitably—and sanely—sell a company

Too Many Family Businesses Have No Succession Plan

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New research shows only half of family firms have formal plans for who will take over

Why Most Business Transactions Fail

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Selling a business doesn't always mean happily-ever-after. Here are 3 of the most common things that go wrong

The Smartest Thing To Do When Selling Your Business

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Formal business plans aren't just for startups. In fact, a good one can make or break a successful exit

9 Reasons You Can’t Sell Your Business

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The most common dealbreakers that prevent entrepreneurs from achieving the perfect exit (and how to avoid them)

The Hidden Danger of Retirement

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For entrepreneurs used to the hustle of running a business, unlimited downtime can be deadly. That's why you have to find a purpose

What Really Happens When You Sell Your Business

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One retired business owner shares how he scored a happy exit—and what you can do to do the same

Warren Buffett’s Investment Secrets Revealed

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The billionaire offers a refresher course on his value investing approach

Our Best RRSP Advice

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That March 3 deadline is nearing. How to maximize your personal investment, and what to consider as a business owner

4 Tips to Get Better at Saving for Your RRSP

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Sick of trying to beat the RRSP clock every year? Here are some hassle-free ways to automate your saving

Why File Your Taxes?

PROFIT Business Cast

Doing your taxes isn’t just about paying the government. What exporting businesses should keep in mind. Plus: RRSPs and TFSAs explained

Readers Choice

As the calendar fills with festive gatherings, employers need to be prepared for the pitfalls of employees’ celebrations. Here are three things you should set clear policies about in advance.

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