Center for Private Company Excellence Blog

5 Steps to Build a Roadmap for Business Success in 2023

January 31, 2023

Based on lessons learned from the pandemic, we have noted five steps businesses are taking to tackle their 2023 business goals and develop a roadmap for success.View

Can Your Private Company Benefit From Creating an Advisory Board?

January 23, 2023

If your privately-held company doesn’t require or desire an official board of directors structure, an advisory board can be an advantageous alternative.View

Succession Planning: It’s Better to Start Early

January 17, 2023

If a business owner is considering exiting his or her business, there are a number of steps that should be taken to ensure maximum value.View

Is the Next Generation Ready to Take Over Your Family Business?

January 9, 2023

Both family and non-family owned businesses are facing the inevitable reality that their next generation employees will be taking on more leadership responsibilities. But as the next generation begins to take over, the big question is, how ready are they?View

The Top 5 Blog Posts of 2022

December 27, 2022

Check out the 5 most popular Center for Private Company Excellence blog posts from 2022.View

2022 Year-End Tax Policy Considerations

December 12, 2022

Consideration should be given to potential year-end tax related legislation, knowing the current administration has several weeks to accomplish some of its agenda during the lame duck session.View

How Does Inflation Impact My Growth Strategy?

December 7, 2022

Inflation can have a significant impact on any business, and certainly may hit certain industries and businesses harder than others. Here are a few areas where inflation may impact your business.View

4 Considerations for a Family Business Transfer

December 6, 2022

Here are four key financing considerations that family business owners should keep in mind when planning to transfer ownership to the next generation.View

Where Do We Go from Here? Try Looking in the Rearview Mirror

November 15, 2022

Change comes in all shapes and sizes—from slow and steady to sudden and seismic. While most leaders would prefer the former, we have seen a few of the latter over the past 25 years, including the internet boom of the late 1990s, the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the COVID pandemic.View

12 Reasons to Consider an ESOP as Your Private Company Transfer Strategy

November 9, 2022

Here is an overview of those benefits in hopes that owners will give the ESOP strategy proper consideration when they consider their transfer options.View