Love Their Style, but What About Their Business?
Is this going to be your “end of business” story?
It seems like the end should be pre-written? We work hard, and when the time comes someone will buy the business and we can benefit from our years of hard work. But for the majority of businesses that’s not how it works out. Far more common is a situation like the one outlined here. What can you do to avoid saying this when it comes time for you to sell?
The catch-22 so far, Farmer Bob believes, is that the young people who could provide the energy needed to run a business like Alida’s Fruits don’t have enough money, while the people who can afford it are close to retirement and don’t want the extra work.