Common Misconceptions about Half-Retirement™

Half-Retirement™ is an alternative monetization technique vs. selling a business. The concept is simple. Instead of completely washing your hands of the business, the owner radically decreases their workload to two, half-days a week but keeps the income stream. If you run the economics of holding onto the business vs. selling it, – there is…

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The Four Types of Half-Retirers™

Half-Retirement™ can be a life-changing financial decision for a business owner, but you can blow it. We have seen perfect candidates lose many of the potential benefits of Half-Retirement™. There tend to be four types of business owners who pursue Half-Retirement™: The Dreamer This person runs the math and loves the concept of Half-Retirement™. However,…

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Working Less vs. Half-Retired™

As you contemplate your exit strategy, consider the differences between “working less” and Half-Retirement™.  Business owners work too hard and should definitely work less. However, when business owners pull back their efforts without a plan, they can experience disastrous results. We have created the table below comparing Working Less vs. Half-Retired™.   We see several…

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Phases of Half-Retirement

I wish I could tell you that Half-Retirement was as simple as flipping a switch…poof, you are Half-Retired. However, Half-Retirement is more of a journey than a decision. We observe many business owners begin down the path towards Half-Retirement and have seen that there are definitely some “phases” along this path. Here are the phases…

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