Rock Around the Block - The Blog of Rock LaManna

Why Lean Operations are so Vital When Selling Your Business

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, May 27, 2015 @ 08:05 AM

If you’re an owner and selling your business is something you’re contemplating, you might not consider a “lean initiative” as a wise investment. The LaManna Alliance’s go-to lean business ‘guru,’ Ed Klaczak of EJK Consulting Solutions, Inc. sees it exactly the opposite.

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Topics: Selling Your Business, Lean Operations

When to Sell Your Business: When the Numbers Surprise You

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Nov 12, 2014 @ 08:11 AM

Sometimes it can be hard to pinpoint when to sell your business. For one astute substrate distributor, the realization that it was time to sell was as surprising as it was lucrative.

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Topics: Lean Operations

The Differences Between a Financial and a Strategic Buyer

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Sep 17, 2014 @ 09:09 AM

One of the big stumbling blocks when selling your business is deciding on the right buyer.  To help you understand the differences between the two main types of investors - a financial buyer and a strategic buyer - we reached out to Dan Thome of Axiom Advisors, LLC.

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Topics: Lean Operations, Strategy

Eight Reasons Why a Strategic Buyer is Right for Your Business

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Sep 10, 2014 @ 09:09 AM

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Topics: Selling Your Business, Lean Operations, Strategy

You Won’t Sell a Business Without These Four Financial Statements

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Apr 9, 2014 @ 09:04 AM

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Topics: M&A, Lean Operations

Getting Team to Function Like a Team is Critical for Lean Operations Management

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Oct 9, 2013 @ 09:10 AM

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Topics: Lean Operations

Financially Speaking, Is “Doing Nothing” as a Printing Owner OK?

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Aug 21, 2013 @ 09:08 AM

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Topics: Lean Operations, Business Valuation

The Operational Impact on Your Printing Business When You “Do Nothing”

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Aug 14, 2013 @ 09:08 AM

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Topics: Lean Operations

Six Ways Lean Operations Can Save You Money TODAY

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Jul 24, 2013 @ 09:07 AM

Fact #1:  Lean operations involve a long-term commitment to quality.  Fact #2:  Lean operations can also add immediate dollars to your bottom line – and steer you down the road to achieving Fact #1.

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Topics: Lean Operations

Why Lean Operations Apply to Companies in Every Stage of Growth

Posted by Rock LaManna on Wed, Jun 26, 2013 @ 09:06 AM

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Topics: Lean Operations