How to Set (and Achieve) Goals in 2019

goals in 2019 The 4 Disciplines of Execution is a book about how to make goals and then actually achieve them. Like many of you, the Fourscore team will be setting goals for the new year, and to do that, we are working through the 4 Disciplines in order to grow and refine our...
Categorized: New Founders

Client Tell: Steven Valencsin of Growers

The purpose of Client Tell is to spotlight the remarkable work of our clients, and to help businesses learn from and connect with each other. This month we sat down with entrepreneur Steven Valencsin, Founder and CEO of Growers, to learn how his Raleigh-based company...
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Qualified Small Business Stock

One important way that business owners can mitigate capital gains taxes on stock appreciation is to utilize the qualified small business stock (“QSBS”) rule.  For many early stage founders and investors, this rule is highly advantageous because the value of their...
Categorized: New Founders

Client Tell: Van Murray of AppSmart

The purpose of Client Tell is to spotlight the groundbreaking work of our clients, and to help businesses learn from and connect with each other. This time we talked with Raleigh entrepreneur Van Murray to hear how his business, AppSmart, is leading the industry and...
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Buy-Sell Agreements in Partnerships

agreement Everybody wears rose-colored glasses at the outset of a new business.  It can be uncomfortable to talk about what happens if things don’t work out between partners, but the world is an uncertain place.  In fact, one of the few things you can rely on is that handling a...
Categorized: Buying & Selling

Client Tell: Josh Alballero of IOOGO

The purpose of Client Tell is to spotlight the incredible work of our clients, and to help businesses learn from and connect with each other. We sat down with Josh Alballero, Co-Founder and CEO of IOOGO, a software development company that is simplifying the home tax...
Categorized: Client Tell