Profile: Due diligence is an investigative inquiry into a business that is performed by a potential small business buyer in order to ensure that the business being purchased is everything that has been represented by the business owner/seller. Here are the best practices for performing due diligence.
Key Words: due diligence, buying a business, buyer, buyers, buy a business, attorney, cpa, non-disclosure agreement, tax returns, income statements, due diligence period, balance sheets, cash flow statements, lease, leases, purchase agreement, purchase agreements, assets, liabilities, legal contracts, distribution agreements, risk, risks, lawsuits, due diligence checklist, jordan green
Profile: BizBenNetwork Manager Jordan Green explains the importance of keeping the potential sale of a business confidential and provides business owners with helpful ways to successfully keep their business’s sale a secret, as well as the consequences for disclosing a business’s sale prematurely.
Key Words: confidential, confidentiality, selling a business, non-disclosure agreement, business owner, owner/seller, owner seller, seller, qualified buyer, business broker, business brokers, nda, jordan green
Profile: It is crucial to have buyers interested in purchasing a business sign a non-disclosure agreement before releasing any information to them about the business for sale. BizBenNetwork Senior Manager Jordan Green shares tips for qualifying buyers and implementing a successful non-disclosure agreement.
Key Words: nda, non-disclosure agreement, confidentiality agreement, non disclosure, non disclosure agreements, confidentiality, confidential information, buyer profile, business buyer, prospective buyer, buyer prospect, liability, legal issue, legal, jordan green
Profile: In this BBN Podcast Episode, Mike, a seasoned business buyer & BizBenNetwork member, discusses his recent search with BBN Facilitator Peter Siegel, MBA. In this online interview, he discusses his past experiences dealing with brokers and business sellers and offers helpful advice to fellow buyers.
Key Words: podcast, buyer, business buyer, mike, buying a business
Profile: When selling your business, asking the right questions and gathering the proper information up front will allow you to carefully vet and qualify potential buyers while helping you understand their intention to buy your business, saving time and keeping your business's information confidential.
Key Words: peter siegel, non-disclosure agreement, NDA, qualified buyer, qualified buyers, business purchase financing, financing, cash, SBA loan, SBA financing, preparing business for sale, equipment, lease, seller financing, assets, collateral