May 8, 2023
other types of business owners, Independent Financial Advisors are
prone to misunderstanding the true potential of their firms. Far
beyond a means to a comfortable living,
your firm is your greatest individual asset. As such, you must take great care to grow it,
maximizing its value in the process.
Unfortunately, many financial advisors fall short when it comes to preparing their firm for the ultimate sale. In this episode, I introduce a miniseries aimed at helping IARs unlock the success in their firms. Although I'm specifically addressing financial advisors, don't tune out! The information contained in this series can be applied across many industries, and could help you when hiring an advisor of your own.
This week on The Financially Simple Podcast:
(1:46) More questions from financial advisors than any other segment
(2:33) Why this information is for everyone
(4:15) One thing that surprises me
(5:41) Who, specifically, am I speaking to?
(9:31) The personality profiles of financial planners
(12:11) The hard conversations
(19:02) How will you be paid?
Our Favorite Quotes:
"If my planner is the most successful person in my life, that means they know what they're doing." - Justin Goodbread
began implementing the strategies I learned from the Exit Planning
Institute in my own business, and I watched my company accelerate."
- Justin Goodbread
About The Financially Simple Podcast
If you are looking for a podcast that speaks directly to the challenges and puzzles of running a business, you’ve come to the right place. The Financially Simple podcast was built for you. With over 400 episodes and counting, our host Justin Goodbread covers a broad range of topics, from starting a small business, to prepping it for sale, to growing your personal wealth. Justin’s combination of analytical skills, tough love, and a healthy dose of experience delivers practical ideas that will benefit business builders at every stage of their business journey.
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