Business Valuation Resources

5 Common Succession Planning Problems

5 Common Succession Planning Problems

Succession is inevitable in a business. When the time comes to start thinking about retiring and/or transferring ownership, it is essential to understand common issues related to the process.

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Valuing your Professional Service Firm

Valuing your Professional Service Firm

There are several applications in which the valuation of your business can deliver insight for guiding critical strategic decisions. For example, below are some common scenarios in which a valuation of your professional service firm may be helpful:

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What Makes a Good Valuation Report?

What Makes a Good Valuation Report?

Most owners already have a predetermined number in their mind when the time comes to establish the value of a company. They Most owners already have a predetermined number in their minds when the time comes to establish the value of a company.

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Understanding the Build-Up Method

Understanding the Build-Up Method

When valuing a business, experts use various valuation methods, such as Discounted Cash Flows (DCF) analysis, comparable company analysis, market value, and asset-based methods. When using DCF method, one way to select an appropriate discount rate for the business is to use the built-up method.

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Breakdown of a Business Valuation Report

Breakdown of a Business Valuation Report

The business valuation industry is a sector of professional practice that is highly respected but often misunderstood. A misconception is that a business valuation expert can develop a value by merely looking at a company’s financial statements and determining if a company is financially healthy and an expected sale price.

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