Month: November 2012

Seven (7) Reasons to Sell Now

It seems like we’re at a fork in the road: there are some positive signs that the economy is entering the earliest stages of a long term expansion, but at the same time, if we dare read the headlines, it seems we’re destined to repeat 2008. It’s precisely because we’re at this inflection point that… Read more »

7 Key Habits of Super Networkers

BY Lewis Howes|November 1, 2012| The ability to network successfully can be one of the greatest assets in business. It allows some people to find incredible opportunities, while others just watch from the sidelines. Effective networking isn’t a result of luck — it requires hard work and persistence. What does it take to be a… Read more »

Looming Tax Hike Motivates Owners to Sell

Businessman Standing By Hydrogen Tanks

By JOHN D. MCKINNON A looming increase in the capital-gains tax rate next year is fueling sales of some privately-held businesses. Many business owners—mostly founders who could gain a lot from a sale—are looking to close deals before next year, when the maximum tax on investment income is scheduled to rise from 15% currently to… Read more »