Making Your Business Saleable


Even if you are not the sort of person to build a business to take it public or sell it to a strategic buyer,it makes sense to build a business you can sell. After all there might be a day when you can no longer work and your business might be one of your major assets;An asset you can no longer manage or your children might not take to business or perhaps a particular business despite all your efforts to groom them etc.So who knows when you might find yourself  using BizBuySell or something else along the lines?

With the day-to-day demands of running  businesses, most owners put off getting a valuation until a sale is imminent. But its a good idea to start treating the valuation of businesses as an integral part of running them. If you like to think you’re building something that you can sell someday and don’t  focus on valuations, you don’t know if you really are. BizEquity and uValue, an iPhone app developed by Aswath Damodaran, a valuations expert at the Stern School of Business at New York University, might be places to begin. Read more of this post

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