36) Reviewing Nick Niemann’s “The Next Move For Business Owners.”

The Next Move For Business Owners - Book Review

Nick Niemann’s Biography Nick Niemann began his business career helping his family build and manage their various business interests in restaurants, supermarkets, real estate, ranching, farming, construction and retail merchandising. He is the founder and president of the Business Model Myth Institute through which he teaches owners, leaders and families from around the world how […]

32) Reviewing Mark Tepper’s “Walk Away Wealthy”.

Walk Away Wealthy - Book Review

About Mark Tepper Mark Tepper is president of Strategic Wealth Partners and one of its founding members. He specializes in the wealth management and financial planning needs of entrepreneurs. He has helped numerous entrepreneurs build the value of their businesses, develop strategic exit plans, and maximize proceeds post-sale. A well-known financial commentator, Mark appears regularly […]

27) Reviewing John H. Brown’s “How To Run Your Business So You Can Leave It In Style”

Norman A.Hood, CExP & Host Of The Exit Plan Show, Reviews How To Run Your Business So You Can Leave It In Style, by John H. Brown.

John H. Brown’s Biography John Brown is CEO of Business Enterprise Institute, Inc. a company dedicated to providing Exit Planning information and education to America’s business owners. BEI also teaches attorneys, CPAs, consultants, financial planners, transaction intermediaries, and insurance advisors how to work together to help owners to execute their Exit Plans. John formerly practiced […]

26) Family Business Power And Control | Video

William L. Syrcle appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Identifying Family Business Power And Control Who reacts to whom? Answering this simple question is the starting point to identifying family business power and control issues. Power itself is a capacity and control is engaging the capacity. Some Laws Of Family Business Power And Control 1) Control is always negotiated. No one has control over […]

21) Estate Planning For Farmers Video Tips

Darrell L. Dunteman appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Estate Planning For Farmers – Agricultural business consultant, Darrell L. Dunteman (Bonnett and Dunteman, LLC), finishes his series of episodes about succession planning for family owned farming operations. Best Practices – In today’s episode about estate planning for farmers, Dunteman discusses best practices for minimizing estate and gift taxes for agricultural business operations Review of gift […]

20) Conflict Resolution In Family Businesses | Video

William L. Syrcle appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Conflict Resolution In Family Businesses – Is family conflict preventing you from transitioning your business to the next generation? In today’s episode, Exit Plan Show guest and family business consultant, William L. Syrcle, talks about 1) the primary sources of family business conflict, 2) the starting point of conflict resolution and 3) the steps to final resolution. […]

13) Coordinate Personal Weath And Estate Planning | Video

Thomas E. Bayer appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Some business owners believe that personal financial and estate planning are closely tied to planning for their business interest, and some don’t.  Which side are you on?  Tom Bayer, CPA, CExP and Sikich partner is here to help you decide in the finale of his 8 episode series about The Seven-Step Exit Planning Process™ that was developed […]

12) Ensure Business Continuity | Video

Thomas E. Bayer appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Do you have a business continuity agreement? Is your valuation up to date? Have you failed to cover all the possible transfer events?  Tom Bayer, a Springfield, IL CPA, CExP and partner with Sikich covers it all in today’s episode about business continuity. Business Continuity Importance – Business continuity planning is important because it prepares […]

8) Business Financial Resources – Retirement How-To Video

Thomas E. Bayer appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Using personal and business financial resources to accomplish a successful exit is the focus in episode eight.  Thomas E. Bayer is back for part three of his eight interview series covering The Seven-Step Exit Planning Process™. Today Tom focuses on five questions business owners ask about the role business financial resources play in the exit planning process. Why […]

5) Where Do I Find Qualified Business Planning Advisors?

The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Assembling Business Planning Advisors – Episode 5 is about how to use The Exit Plan Show to assemble the business planning advisors that make up your exit plan team. Let’s be realistic. No single professional possesses all the skills required to develop a sound exit plan. That’s why most exit plans require the services of business planning […]