Any business transformation is built on a solid foundation of effective leadership and a well thought out plan. Since 2011, approximately 10,000 baby boomers are turning 65 everyday in the United States. Most Arkansas small and medium-size business are family owned by a baby boomer.

Succession Statistics
  • 30% of family businesses make it through to the second generation
  • 10-15% through to the third
  • 3-5% through to the fourth
Common Categories of Due Diligence
  • Organizational Information
  • Financial Records
  • Material Contracts/Supplier Relationships
  • Regulatory Matters and Litigation
  • Employment and Labor Matters
  • Assess Intellectual Property (Hard & Soft)
How can you get started?

Contact AEDC-MS with any questions or give us a call to setup a time to discuss your needs. For general information about our Business Transition services, please contact AEDC-MS at 501-682-1179, or via email.

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September 2019



September 26th, 2019 - February 20th, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Russellville Regional Economic Development Alliance
708 West Main Street
Russellville, AR 72801 United States

Our Managing for Continuous Improvement (MCI) program is a blended, prescriptive, expert-led training program that will provide you with an opportunity to learn world class business transformational methodologies.  By scheduling one 8 hour module per month over a 5 month period, the components of the program will prepare you to transition to a more thoughtful and “purpose driven” approach to managing your company’s continuous improvement efforts. The monthly modules are designed to guide you through a natural progression toward sustained competitive growth. The first module is designed…

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January 2020


Arkansas State University: Project Management Online

January 13th - February 28th @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
AR United States
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Project Management Online offers a critical and comprehensive initiation to the practice of project management and blends theory with practical examples. This course is delivered online through Blackboard Learn and prepares students to become certified through PMI with the industry-recognized Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) credential. Project Integration Time Management Quality Management Communications Management Procurement Management This course offers a critical and comprehensive initiation to the practice of project management and blends theory with practical examples. This course also prepares students…

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