Mark Borkowski

I recently had the opportunity to meet with Larry Smith, president of Kathbern Management, a leading recruiting firm based in Toronto. Kathbern Management focuses on working with business owners to help them find and hire key people. more

Aug 21, 2017 1:01 AM Columns

A company wants to speed up its growth, and gain new resources and/or assets. Going "solo" through organic growth may work but takes longer to achieve. So the company considers acquisition. more

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM Columns

Hugh Latif is a highly respected and known management consultant. He is the author of Maverick Leadership. Latif believes as we enter the new year, we can expect to read the usual list of major acquisitions. more

Apr 7, 2017 12:00 AM Columns

Michael Kavanagh of Ariem received a business plan from a business that was in the Greater Toronto Area. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:19 PM Columns

As we approach in a few weeks most fiscal year ends, we will surely be reading the usual list of major acquisitions made during the year, the corresponding value of the deals, and the key advisors behind the top transactions. more

Feb 7, 2017 12:00 AM Columns

Imagine if you could put on a pair of magic sunglasses and immediately see the future price of products and services, globally. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:00 AM Features

When you consider acquiring a business, it is essential that you engage a professional with the necessary expertise and experience to perform a due diligence review (DDR). This will always significantly reduce your risk. more

Oct 24, 2016 12:00 AM Columns

When you are preparing to sell your business, you should have an independent reviewer look at your company to ensure you are prepared for the due diligence review (DDR) that will be conducted on behalf of the purchaser. more

Aug 15, 2016 12:00 AM Columns