This Week: Three Articles on Buy/Sell and Divestiture Business Valuation
Business Valuation Approaches
There are three generally accepted Approaches to value which can be used to value almost any asset: businesses, real estate, vehicles, personal property, etc. The three most common Approaches are:
- The Asset Approach,
- The Income Approach; and
- The Market Approach.
How to Manage Data Discovery in a Divestiture
Managing records in a divestiture or other transaction means separating what remains with the seller and what goes to the buyer. Analytics tools can help accelerate the project management process and reduce costs.
You've Bought a Small Business. Now What?
It was just six months ago that three venture capitalists, Trish, James and Palmer Higgins, took the biggest leap of their relatively young lives.
After a year researching 1,000 businesses, holding 75 conference calls and visiting prospects coast to coast, they made a decision. They would put their money - and their hearts - not into some cool Silicon Valley tech upstart or e-commerce innovator but into a snow removal and landscaping operation in Portland, Me.