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    • HBR Guide to Buying a Small Business

    • Think Big, Buy Small, Own Your Own Company
    • By: Richard S. Ruback, Royce Yudkoff
    • Narrated by: Brian Holsopple
    • Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Are you looking for an alternative to a career path at a big firm? Does founding your own start-up seem too risky? There is a radical third path open to you: You can buy a small business and run it as CEO. Purchasing a small company offers significant financial rewards - as well as personal and professional fulfillment. Leading a firm means you can be your own boss, put your executive skills to work, fashion a company environment that meets your own needs, and profit directly from your success.

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    • Written by HBS professors, meant for HBS students

    • By loganb on 11-08-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • You Should Consider Buying a Small Business. But When?

    • By: Richard S. Ruback, Royce Yudkoff
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    For the past five years, we have taught a course at Harvard Business School that prepares students to search for, purchase, and run a small business. The course is always taught in the spring term of the second year of the two-year program, and indeed, as graduation looms, our students have to decide whether they will look for a company to buy and, if so, when to do it.

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    • Why More MBAs Should Buy Small Businesses

    • By: Richard S. Ruback, Royce Yudkoff
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Searching for a small business to buy and run instead of taking a more traditional post-MBA job like consulting is an idea that we’re seeing catch on at top business schools. At the Harvard Business School, for example, the number of MBAs who decide to look for a business to acquire right after graduation has gone from less than a handful a decade ago to more than a dozen, and in an occasional year, twice that amount.

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