11 Precautions to Take Before Selling Your Company

Avoid Too Much Tied to Performance-Based Financial Incentives

“Once you sell your company, you are no longer in control. With every founder I have talked with, performance-based incentives have gone sideways. Timelines get thrown off by longer than expected integration, revenue targets didn’t take into account sales ramp and organization change, etc., and all create perverse incentives for the acquirer. Value your business for what it’s worth now.” ~ Trevor SumnerLocalVox

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