When I am asked to help a buyer who is looking at buying a business, the meeting is usually me asking a long series of questions. Many of the questions end up being questions which the buyer should be asking the seller in relation to the business and their reason for selling.

At the end of the meeting with the buyer, they will often say “Thank you, now I know what I need to know and what questions I should ask”. Then I sit and wonder why they hadn’t thought of these seemingly obvious questions before. But of course, if you haven’t been through the process of buying a business before – then you don’t necessarily know what you need to know!

It’s all about asking the right questions to get the right information to be able to make the right decision FOR YOU! The trick is knowing what information you need!

There are some basic areas that you need to explore as a potential buyer and therefore areas as a seller which you need to have covered. These are…….

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