Buy a business
11:20PM | Wednesday, 21 November 2012 | Before you take the plunge into business ownership, do your due diligence on what’s right for you. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
10:42PM | Monday, 31 October 2011 | Starting up may mean launching your own venture. But it can also involve buying another business. However, be aware that the latter option isn’t hassle-free.
10:41PM | Monday, 17 October 2011 | In a perfect market, price and value are the same thing. But we don’t operate in a perfect market. BY GREG HAYES.
8:20PM | Tuesday, 30 August 2011 | PwC report reveals franchisors are specifically focused on recruiting more Gen Y franchisees and are moving into online retailing without cannabilising the sales of their existing networks.
5:00AM | Thursday, 26 May 2011 | Start-up numbers are on the rise across Australia, with Tasmania ranked as the state with the highest proportion of small businesses, according to a new report.
5:56PM | Monday, 23 May 2011 | Franchising experts have questioned the motives of WA Liberal MP Peter Abetz, who has warned prospective franchisees that “rogue elements” may “prey” upon them.
5:49PM | Friday, 20 May 2011 | Australian tech writer and entrepreneur Duncan Riley has sold his website The Inquisitr to an unnamed Israeli buyer for $330,000, via Flippa.com.
2:26AM | Friday, 11 February 2011 | NMA explains the AOL-Huffington Post deal as only it can, revealing that AOL’s goal for 2011 is to ‘make it 1997 again through science or magic.’
1:58PM | Thursday, 20 January 2011 | The highest priority when considering any franchise and the contractual documentation is to engage the services of a solicitor who specialises in business law.
8:00PM | Saturday, 28 August 2010 | Valuing a business is extremely difficult, whether it is your own or someone else’s. Like beauty, value is often in the eye of the beholder