Module 1: How much is my business worth?

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Welcome to the course Get a Grip on the Value of Your Business. Congratulations on deciding to take your future into your hands and begin to explore now what that could look like. Business owners like you who are proactive tend to live a more fulfilled life than others who are not looking ahead!

In this module, we are addressing the question "How much is my business worth?" Yet, before we dive into how to calculate the value of your business, let's look at the bigger picture first. In this lesson, let's ask "What are you hoping for?"

Key Points

  • The reasons you started your business often help you prepare for the future.
  • Consider what you love and dislike about your business now.
  • You'll need goals for your next phase of life.
  • Your business can leave, or become, a legacy that can reach far beyond your lifetime.

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You can use the workbook to take notes, and it also includes some assignments.

What are you hoping for?

Watch this video for more insights about you and your business.

Key Takeaways

  • You've started something great; it's part of who you are and might lead to what you want to do next.
  • Thinking about what you love and dislike about your business can provide insights that can guide your future.
  • It's time to broaden your perspective on what your future can include.
  • Your investment in your business can leave a legacy.

Next Steps

  • If you haven't yet, please download the workbook for Module 1.
  • Complete the assignment in your workbook for lesson 1.
  • Congratulations! You just took the first step toward a more profitable, predictable, and enjoyable future.
  • Move to the next lesson. We will share current demographic trends and business transition data that will impact your future and the future of your business.