A Great Way to Sell Your Business

“Studies show ESOP companies are more productive, faster growing, more profitable and have lower employee turnover” The challenges and...

PPP Loan Application Survey Results

Lou Vlahos, an attorney with the firm Farrell Fritz, has continuously supplied valuable information to JBVal, my clients and to all readers of his...

Millennial Employees and Your Business

Millennials want to work from home, they want flex time, they don’t want to work overtime, I’m told.” In my dealings with business owners and...

ESOPS and the Smaller Business

How Does an ESOP Work? Updated October 2019. The original article was updated for clarity and relevance. An ESOP is an employee benefit plan which,...

1440 and the Power of Productivity

Productivity experts hold the number 1440 on a banner and wave it high. Why? 1440 is the number of minutes in a day. Lost wealth can be re-earned....

Recession Survey Results

As promised, we repeated our economic survey to compare results between December 2018 and today. In December, we noted: More than a third of top...

5 Entrepreneurship Myths Debunked

I hurried into the local department store to grab1 exam 70-483 dumps some last minute Chirsmas gifts. I looked at all the people and grumbled2 to...

Hot-Button Issues Poll Results

As the chart below shows, our readers’ responses are mixed. On a scale of 1-10 with 1 being strongly disagree and 10 being strongly agree, the...

Recession Poll Results

As the chart below shows, our readers’ worries about the US economy are mixed. The weighted averages are slightly above the midpoint for all...

The Rewards of Not Planning

Most professionals working with small businesses have stories they hear from clients about bad situations that could have been avoided. Here are two...