10 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Business – Part 2

Hello, and welcome back to ENLIGN’s blog! Last time we talked about five New Year’s resolutions you can commit to that will help your business thrive and grow. Although all changes take time, if you stick to our suggestions, you’ll be well on your way to having a more solid foundation for your company which means more security and success for you and your employees! This time we’re going to go over five more resolutions you can make this New Year.

Create a new department

When the new year rolls in, there’s no better time to create a new department in your company than now. If your employees are feeling stressed out and overloaded with work, you may need to bring in some new people to create an all-new department. Not only will your employees thank you, but it will give people within your company the opportunity to step up and take leadership of this new project!

Stop worrying about financials

It would be terrible advice to tell you to ignore your financial situation altogether, but there’s a difference between understanding it and letting it get to you. I’m proposing the former! If your company has seen a […]

November 14th, 2017|

5 Reasons You Need a Business Broker

So, you read our last blog, and you’ve decided to buy a business in Raleigh. The timing is right, you know who will help you run the business: You may have even gone over the numbers, and checked out a few businesses for sale, but you are still unsure if you need a business broker. Here are five reasons why you need a confidential business broker to help you buy a business in Raleigh.

Prescreening Process

When you are buying a business and you include a business broker, you are ensuring that you are getting all the information that you need upfront to even consider buying a business. Many business brokers will not even work with business owners who are selling a business, unless the owner will disclose all relevant information, including all their financials. A business broker who you can trust, has been involved in several deals and so is more experience at the buying a business process and can “mine” from their experience to help you make a wise investment.

Define Your Interest

Though you may think you know what you want when buying a business […]

February 22nd, 2017|

Buying a Business: What You Should Know

There is a lot to understand when you are buying a business. Not only do you have personal aspects of your life that must be considered, but also you need to make sure that you are making a wise investment and buying the business right. Whether you’ve bought a business before or this is your first time owning a business, here are some of the things that you should consider. Today, we are going to discuss what you should consider personally before you buy a business.

Consider Why?

The first question to ask is, “Why are you buying a business?” Are you buying a business because you actually want to own a business? Or are you buying a business as a reaction to life’s or your personal circumstances. Before you take the plunge and buy a business, consider the amount of effort running a business can take and how much of your time this will take.  

Timing

The next aspect of buying a business to consider is timing: Is this the best time to buy a business? Boredom is not the best reason for buying a business, unless you are the type that likes to […]

February 5th, 2017|