Starting a small business takes heart and guts — and so does selling that beloved business. The decision to sell can be heart wrenching, but whether you’re doing so because the work is no longer enjoyable or because you need more time outside of work, the desired end result is often the same: You want to ensure that you’re adequately compensated for the time and sweat you invested into making the business what it is today. Getting ready to sell? The below infographic takes you through the four main stages of a business sale and provides tips to help you get the most out of the process.
Infographic by Column Five