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Blog, Family Business Structure

How to Retain Your Family Business as an Investment as an Alternative to Selling

September 16, 2019

Families are often torn about the long-term fate of their family businesses.View
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Blog, Governance & Leadership

Evaluating and Managing Risk - Critical But Often Overlooked

September 13, 2019

One of the most important responsibilities of a leader is to evaluate and manage the risk within an organization. Unfortunately, this task is often either ignored or given minimal attention.View
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Interviews

Defining Success: How Not-for-Profits Should Answer the Call for Greater Sustainability

September 6, 2019

Smart Business spoke with Elizabeth Pilacik, Director at Kreischer Miller, about sustainability in the not-for-profit world: what it means, why it is soimportant and how organizations cantake steps to achieve it.View
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Blog, Transfer & Exit

Consider the Exiting Owner’s Emotions in a Private Company Transition

September 6, 2019

In a private company transition, one of the biggest issues is the pace at which the owner or exiting shareholder steps out of the business.View

Alerts, Article

2 Options to Transition Your Company to the New Revenue Recognition Standard

August 29, 2019

The new revenue recognition standard is under the year of adoption. If you have not begun the process of selecting a transition method, there are two options to consider.View
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Blog, Succession

11 Do’s and Don’ts of Succession Planning

August 29, 2019

An ideal succession plan enables a smooth transition, minimizes disruptions to the business, and incorporates the following do’s and don’ts to achieve an effective plan.View
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Looking Forward

Estate Planning: Should You Gift Your Assets?

August 23, 2019

Whenever we are involved in an estate plan, several questions arise.View
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Looking Forward

The Rewards and Challenges of Digital Transformation – An Amazon Case Study

August 22, 2019

When a company embarks on a digital transformation journey, rewards heavily outweigh challenges if the effort is orchestrated in a well-thought-out and planned manner.View
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Looking Forward

Accounting Treatment for Fire, Flood, or Other Natural Disasters

August 22, 2019

Keep in mind that when a disaster strikes, many aspects of the business need to be addressed and the organization may be impacted in a variety of ways.View
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Blog, Business Strategy

Know When to Ask a Business Advisor for Help

August 20, 2019

Here are three common events a business owner may encounter that warrant the expertise and experience of an independent business advisor.View