Business Valuation

When You Shouldn’t Sell Your Business

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Entrepreneurs should think twice before cashing out. Sticking with it for the long haul is often better for everyone

How to Make Your Company Sellable From an Entrepreneur Who Sold Four


John Warrillow is so good at exiting that he's built a business helping others do the same

Lessons from the Dragons: Build Solid Defenses


A fitness entrepreneur gets that sinking feeling and an NHL legend scores a deal in Dragons' Den Season 10 Episode 14

Lessons from the Dragons: Winning a Winner-Takes-All Market


Speedy scaling and some entrepreneurs who were out fishing in Dragons' Den Season 10 Episode 13

The Deal You Can’t Afford to Do Yourself

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Is hiring a broker to manage an acquisition a good use of your money? Our experts weigh in

How to Sell Your Business for Top Dollar

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It may be priceless to you, but not everyone agrees. Six ways to ensure you get what you deserve when you decide to exit

Lessons from the Dragons: An Acceptable Price for Expertise


A deal turned down and some eye-raising valuations on Dragons' Den Season 10 Episode 3

A Back-of-the-Envelope Way to Value a Startup

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Video: How to quickly work out what a company is worth, explained using Timbits

The Most Important Question to Ask About Your Business

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Finding out what needs improving could reinvigorate your entrepreneurial spirit

Spinning Off for the Sake of It

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Big companies are carving out parts of themselves under pressure from activist investors. Why you shouldn't jump into the fray.