So You Sold Your Business—Now What?
For entrepreneurs, building out and scaling up an enterprise can be among life’s most fulfilling and rewarding experiences. At some point however the matter of exiting the business, whether through family succession or through an outright sale, will arise. While such an exit, particularly in the case of a sale, can be highly lucrative and open up a world of newfound freedom and opportunity, it may also present challenges around personal identity, direction, and financial continuity. This article explores these topics and highlights the very human and emotional aspects along with the financial considerations that this kind of transition may bring about.