You’ve spent years building your business, pouring everything you’ve got into it, and you’ve achieved success beyond your wildest dreams. Or maybe your new startup has taken off like a rocket. Either way, you sense it’s time to think about selling, and you need to clear the dollar signs from your eyes and think about your prospects. What are the most important considerations?
FOUR TIPS + ONE YOU HAVEN’T CONSIDERED
Regardless of how long you’ve been at it and how successful you’ve been, if you’re like most entrepreneurs, your business has become a part of you. If that’s true, it’s likely hard to separate yourself from the business with enough distance to see clearly. When it comes to selling and moving on, there are five things you should consider—four that are fairly obvious, and one that many people overlook.