What's FEL I hear you ask? – It stands for Front End Loading, also called early project planning. It is an important stage in the development of major projects in capital intensive industries, for example the refining and petrochemicals.
No matter the size of your business one of the most pressing issues in longer term planning for business is succession planning.
Now the recession is over you may at last be wanting to exit your business and realising the Enterprise Value you have painstakingly built up over the years.
Here are ten key tips to preparing that road to maximising value on disposal, lovingly prepared by someone that has bought 23 businesses in 19 countries and has learnt from bitter experience.