whats your busines worth

Do You Know What Your Business Is Worth? You Should [NY Times]

  “Everyone likes to think they’re building something that they can sell someday, but unless you focus on it, you don’t know if you really are”  But before engaging outside experts, it is worth acquiring a basic understanding of the valuation process. There are essentially three methods for calculating the value of a business. The …

bored board meetings 1

You can avoid being bored at board meetings. How can you make that happen?

Most entrepreneurs view board meetings as somewhere between a total waste of time and mildly annoying.  Outside board members are often frustrated when they are unable to get the appropriate information and analysis from these meetings. This shouldn’t be the case. Board meetings should be valuable for both management and outside board members. How can you make …

choosing your BOD

How to Choose a Board? a Sequel to “Why Every CEO/Business Owner Needs a Board”

This is taken from a paper by RJ Kelly of The Wealth Legacy Group 4 Characteristics of a Good Board Competency.  While this seems obvious, private company Boards tend to allow directors who lack adequate skill sets.  For example, everyone should understand how to read and interpret financial statements and related information.  Not everyone need be …

wine-blending

FUN FACTS ABOUT…RED WINE BLENDS

HERE ARE 5 Fun Facts About Red Wine Blends SOURCES: THE DAILY NEWS, WIKIPEDIA, WINE.LOVETOKNOW Red wine blends are increasingly popular in the US, though they’ve long been popular in Europe – the standard for regions as famous as Bordeaux, the Southern Rhone and Tuscany. Winemakers appreciate the flexibility and control blending allows; they are able fine tune the …