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Valuing your business - checklist

If you’re considering selling your business, you need to arrive at a fair value. Here are all the factors you should take into account.

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IT security

Protecting your IT system and the information it holds is essential. An IT systems failure or data loss can be catastrophic for your business.

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Business plan tool

Whether you want to raise funding or to understand the best opportunities for your business, a business plan is essential.

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Managing your cash flow

Effective cash flow management is vital to ensure that your business has the funding needed to keep trading and make the most of opportunities to grow. A business can survive for a short time without sales or profits, but not without cash.

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Personal development plans

Personal development plans (PDPs) provide a powerful, flexible way to link employees’ professional and personal development with the development of your business.

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Performance appraisals

Maintaining employees’ focus and motivation is essential if they are to make a full contribution to your business

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Using training effectively

Whether you are aiming for increased sales, more efficient production, better use of IT or simply a reliable team that can solve its own problems, training is often the best solution. Training can turn an employee from mediocre to good, and make a good person excellent.

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Key performance indicators

Identifying and monitoring key performance indicators (KPIs) helps you focus on the areas that really matter to your business.

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Increasing profitability

Building long-term profitability allows you to grow your business and the personal rewards you get from it. Creating and increasing profitability depends on doing many little things better than the competition.

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Leadership

Whether you are the managing director or a shift leader, the way you lead is the single biggest success factor for everyone you work with. Aim to make the most of your strengths and develop key skills such as communication, delegation and effective decision-making.

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