Author: Brian Ruh
    Date: 01/30/2019

    Is Your Business Ready for What's Next?

    As a business owner or decision-maker, what keeps you up at night? Is it business growth? Cash flow management? Recruitment and retention of key employees? The sale or transfer of your business? 

    Topics: Business Growth , Business Acquisition , General Business

    Top 5 ICB Business Blog Articles of 2018

    As we begin 2019, we’d like to thank all of our subscribers for following the ICB Business Blog! If you like the content we share, please don’t hesitate to recommend our blog to a friend, or share on your social...

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth , Cash Management , Business Acquisition , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    9 of Our Favorite Business Websites

    Last month, we featured a list of favorite books recommended by our business banking team. But if you’re short on time and looking for a quick fix of information to access on the go, we can help with that too!

    Topics: Financing , Business Growth , Cash Management , Business Acquisition , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    Author: Mark Sterr
    Date: 12/06/2017

    Small Business Acquisition: Tips for Ensuring Management & Employee Continuity

    Most every CEO or owner of a small business—whether a manufacturing company or a service provider—has a good idea of what they need to understand as they evaluate and consider the purchase of another company: they’ll...

    Topics: Business Acquisition

    Author: Robert Seal
    Date: 11/29/2017

    How to Value a Small Business Acquisition

    There are plenty of reasons for businesses to consider acquiring another company, especially if they’re a quality competitor or a business that’s symbiotic to the existing operations. Potential benefits include...

    Topics: Business Acquisition

    Author: Jeff Jagodinsky
    Date: 11/07/2017

    Best Financing Options for a Small Business Acquisition

    This article is second in a series on small business acquisitions. In the first article, we provided an overview of key steps in the acquisition process, from pursuing the right target company to assembling the right...

    Topics: Business Acquisition

    Author: Jeff Jagodinsky
    Date: 10/25/2017

    Buying a Business — Steps to Acquiring Financing

    Anyone who has started his or her own business from the ground up knows that it’s an immense amount of work...and risk. Planning, permitting, constructing, hiring, marketing, building a customer base, maintaining...

    Topics: Business Acquisition

    Benefits of Community Business Bank