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Why every business owner needs an exit strategy

When you picture yourself in a room or building, having multiple available exits is not just a matter of convenience, it’s a matter of safety. The same applies to owning and running a business: establishing an exit strategy, a plan for eventually leaving and/or selling the business, is part of smart entrepreneurship, and lends a sense…

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Why you really need a business mentor

Industry analysts, consultants, employees, and good networking contacts can share their expert knowledge with you regarding particular situations and needs you may encounter. However, only a business mentor can truly share wisdom with you on an ongoing basis, and in a way that can have a direct, positive impact on the growth of your business…

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View Five tips for effective succession planning

Five tips for effective succession planning

Most people want to grow a business and sell it or retire at some point in time as well as take some capital value out in the process. Succession planning is therefore something that should always be on the agenda. Indeed, the older you get, proper succession planning becomes more and more necessary. Once you…

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View From an idea to maturity – the 5 stages of business growth

From an idea to maturity – the 5 stages of business growth

Whether you’re attempting to increase market share, improve profitability or build your team, every company is trying to grow. Unfortunately, business owners will inevitably encounter challenges and experiences that will trigger pain points and create potential barriers during the business’ growth process. In this article, EFM Growth walks you through the five stages of business…

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View How to work with a Business Advisor for your Start-up

How to work with a Business Advisor for your Start-up

Business advisors can be a valuable asset for an entrepreneur, particularly for a first time start-up a company. A business advisor is different from a co-founder or investor. They aren’t looking for a piece of your business and are usually interested in a mentoring-style position where they can provide you with advice and perhaps take…

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Why you need a smart growth strategy

Managing a fast-growing business presents both opportunities and challenges. The chance to become an industry leader is attractive, but it comes with the risk that demand will outstrip capacity. To avoid that pitfall, you need a strategic plan that’s backed by adequate financing, empowered employees, and the right information and communications technology. So how does…

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Planning your strategy for a smooth and efficient exit

Every business owner will reach a point where they need to exit their business, and like most things in life, if this event is planned for, the outcome is more likely to be better than something that ‘just happens’. There is more than one way an owner may exit their business (e.g. via a trade…

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View 10 indications that prove you need a business growth advisor

10 indications that prove you need a business growth advisor

What exactly is a business advisor? In the world of sport, even the highest performers have a team of coaches, mentors, and advisors to help them get the best out of every aspect of their performance – strategy, tactics, skills, physical fitness, resilience and mental fitness. To perform at the very highest level in business,…

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