What to include in a shareholders’ agreement [checklist]
If you’re a business owner considering taking on an investing party or shareholder, some form of written shareholders’ or partners’ agreement is vital. Use the agreement to make clear all parties’ investment and partnership intentions and responsibilities from the outset. Remember, this is your business, so you can cover whatever you think important, from business relationships, ethi...
5 first steps to business ownership [infographic]
Owning your own business can be very rewarding, both professionally and personally. Business ownership provides a range of opportunities, from actual to perceived, including:
US sales expert shares business trends and advice [blog]
US-based sales guru Ian Altman is a multi-bestselling author and strategic advisor with his finger on the pulse of international business trends. Ian is also a prolific podcaster and blogger, and his annual business trend forecasts make for fascinating reading. He basically tells us what we can expect to see from the most creative and innovative businesses in the year ahead, which is...
A guide to conducting legal due diligence on a business purchase [blog]
From the JPAbusiness Strategic Business Insights blog archives Originally posted by James Price, December 14, 2015 This week our guest contributors, David McGuiness and Fleur Gibson from Watson Mangioni Lawyers, provide guidance as to the main items and issues that may be covered in a legal due diligence, as well as examples and case studies from due diligence processes they have bee...