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Here you will find resources and links for buyers and sellers of businesses as well as other information and news regarding the Aldes Group.

  • Fallen out of love with your business? This could be the reason.

    By Aldes

    Posted on Mar 01 2017, in Resources for sellers

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    So, you wanted your own business. You wanted the freedom of being your own boss, of doing what you love and having more free time to enjoy life. But your business is no longer a labour of love – it’s taken over your life. You work harder and longer hours than ever before.

    ​The result: you no longer enjoy the work you do and no longer want to be your own boss. Don’t give up yet! It might be that you just have to adapt your expectations or the way you ... (More)

    Tags: craftspeople, entrepreneur, management


  • Managing Risk: Selling in a Depressed Market

    By Aldes Business Brokers

    Posted on May 11 2016, in Resources for sellers

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    When thinking of selling you business for whatever reason (death, disability, divorce or departure) think of your business as a commodity or investment tool. In this depressed market commodity prices are low, the rand is under pressure, the overvalued stock market is volatile and interest rates are set to increase. Seems like a bleak picture? Well, yes …and no.

    ​When thinking of selling you business for whatever reason (death, disability, divorce or departure) think of your business as a commodity or investment tool. In this depressed market commodity prices... (More)

    Tags: management, risk, selling