GABB Fall Conference Oct. 30: Business Broker Training

Earn six education credits towards your Georgia real estate license while learning skills that will make you a more effective and successful business broker. Registration, which includes breakfast and lunch, is $100 for GABB members and $150 for non-members until Oct. 23, when registration will be $150 for everyone. The Oct. 30 conference will … [Read more...]

Georgia Real Estate Commissioners Discuss Business Broker Licensing

If you're contemplating buying or selling a business in the Peach State, be sure to check whether the business broker you're considering using has a valid Georgia real estate license. Some individuals who are presenting themselves as professional business brokers are not licensed to sell real estate in the state of Georgia, and therefore are … [Read more...]

GABB Spring Conference May 15: Taxes and Transitions

Learn about taxes and transitions at the Georgia Association of Business Broker's Spring Conference on May 15. Presenter Monty Walker will do two three-hour seminars. The morning session will cover a Tax Update for Business Brokers and the afternoon session will be Case Studies of Transactions. The GABB has secured continuing education … [Read more...]

Georgia’s Job Growth Slows, Employment Strong

ATLANTA–Georgia’s employment grew by 85,500 jobs in calendar year 2017 (January to December), a sharp moderation from the gain of 120,600 jobs in calendar year 2016. “The question going forward is will this moderation continue or will the positive national and international developments arrest this moderation trend?” said Rajeev Dhawan of the … [Read more...]

SBA Lenders Talk About Change of Ownership

Georgia's SBA loan professionals will lead a panel discussion at the Feb. 27 GABB meeting about SBA lending rules and change of ownership requirements. The Georgia Association of Business Brokers, the state’s only association of professionals who work to facilitate the purchase and sale of businesses and franchises, meets at 10:30 a.m. at the … [Read more...]

Brand Bank Chairman to Speak Jan. 30 to GABB

Michael Coles, chairman of Brand Bank and namesake of the Kennesaw State University College of Business, will speak on Jan. 30 to the state's business brokers about principles for success in business. His Jan. 30 speech to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, the state's professional group for buying and selling businesses, will start … [Read more...]

GABB 2017 Fall Conference: Science of Negotiation & Number Crunching

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Atlanta REALTORS® Center Enjoy a day of professional training, earn up to six hours of professional education credits, and network with other business broker professionals. All for the low price of $99 for GABB members, or $149 for non-members. But, if you join GABB, you can attend the conference at the … [Read more...]

Hospitality Business Expert Spoke Aug. 29 to GABB

Leonard Jackson, a professor in the Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality Administration  and the Enterprise & Innovation Institute at Georgia State University's J. Mack Robinson College of Business, spoke to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers on Aug. 29. Hear a recording of Dr. Jackson's presentation here. The lodging franchise … [Read more...]

Sales Guru To Lead July 25 GABB Peak Performance Workshop

International sales guru Mark Antonio will lead a Peak Performance Workshop at the July 25 meeting of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers. Mark Antonio is one of America's leading authorities on sales training, social media marketing, and peak performance. He's traveled the United States, Canada, and South America conducting … [Read more...]

Spring Conference: Tighten it Up! Privacy, Data Security, and Safety

May 18, 2017 9:00AM to 4:00PM Tighten it Up! Privacy, Data Security, and Safety Today’s Business Broker uses many technologies in their daily business—computers, mobile devices, the Internet, cloud-based tools, social media, messaging/communication platforms, and more.  If used without the proper safeguards in place you are putting your … [Read more...]