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A Restaurant Chain Went Looking for Fast Service

With the spurt in the number of distressed companies, it follows that many turnaround and merger and acquisition professionals are spending more time trying to sell underperforming and troubled companies.  Because today’s market clearly favors buyers, the real challenge of course, given the typical seller viability and liquidity issues, is to maximize value.  Morris·Anderson faced
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Tales from the Trenches

M·A&A was recently referred to an automation equipment manufacturer in the Midwest by a major middle-market lender.  The Company had a small $2 million Line and we were the second turnaround firm who had been retained to help.  The first firm was a big name who had charged $75,000 for a very nice “accounting type” report
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Business Services – A Framework for Success

To understand the framework for success, one must understand the business services model and the fundamental layers of a business organization. This presentation contains an outline of the framework for success for any business and an in-depth explanation of SKU Tower.
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Maximizing Estate Value in Wind Downs

To understand how to maximize the estate value in wind downs, one must understand today’s changing landscape, being realistic, and how to move quickly in a narrow window. This presentation contains information about keys to success, the pitfalls to success, how to assemble a core team, and what the hidden gems are. Click the slides
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The Role of a Financial Advisor in Chapter 11 and Out-Of-Court Workouts

To understand the role of a financial advisor, one must know the qualifications and characteristics of a financial advisor as well as their numerous pertinent tasks. This presentation contains an outline of the tasks of a financial advisor. Click the slides to advance the presentation, and use the controls under the slides to view full
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Mentoring Overview

To understand mentoring, one must first understand the concept of mentoring, including both the client’s perspective and the mentor’s perspective. This presentation contains an outline of the mechanics of how a mentoring program is conducted. Click the slides to advance the presentation, and use the controls under the slides to view full screen.
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