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Calhoun Companies president and co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Each month, he offers advice on buying, selling and running small to mid-size businesses. “Take vacations. Go as many places as you can. You can always make more money. You can’t always make memories.” My dad...
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Calhoun Companies president and co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Each month, he offers advice on buying and selling small to mid-size businesses.   Are you asking yourself, “Is this the year I sell my company?” Here’s how to know if you’re just toying with the...
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Dec. 2015
Calhoun Companies president and co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Each month, he offers advice on buying and selling small to mid-size businesses.   The end of any year is always a boom time for checklists. Here’s the only year-end checklist you will ever need.  ...
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Biz Journals Thankful
Calhoun Companies president and co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Each month, he offers advice on buying and selling small to mid-size businesses. We all have so much to be thankful for. By including a few simple practices into our daily routines, we can achieve a...
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Small Business Trends to Watch For in 2015

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Each new year ushers in new business strategies, trends and technologies that force business owners to adapt. Forbes recently discussed six trends that could impact small business growth in 2015. 1. Alternative Capital Flows Will Gain Traction Small business need cash to grow, but the traditional lending market isn’t working for...
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Calhoun Companies' Best of 2014

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At the start of every year, we all take a moment to look back on the things we’ve accomplished and the lessons we’ve learned in the previous year. In this spirit of reflection, Calhoun Companies would like to take a look back at our most popular blog posts featuring top brokerage...
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EMyth Shares Small Business End-of-Year Tax Tips

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As 2014 comes to a close, small business owners often start thinking about end-of-year taxes. We recently found an informative article on EMyth.com that offers advice on what deductions small business owners may be able to utilize. In the article, CPA Martin Kamenski provides tips and a brief explanation of some...
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As economy rebounds, brokerages report better-performing businesses, more cash-ready buyers, and more sellers in the marketplace. By Dan Emerson, Minnesota Business 11-20-2014 Regardless of industry, target market, or other factors, no one stays in business forever. For most entrepreneurs, the ideal outcome is selling the business at the “right” time — however that may be defined — for...
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How Healthy is Your Small Business?

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Measuring your business’ financial health only by the profits generated per month or the balance in your bank account means you are missing valuable pieces of information. Examining the right metrics has the power to inform you about your business’ financial health as well its ability to grow or weather difficult...
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In an enlightening post from John Warillow, author of Built to Sell: Turn Your Business into One You Can Sell, the business expert highlights four unconventional truths for those considering selling their business.

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