Business Valuation 101: How much is my business worth

Business Valuation: Understand the real value of your business. Stay ahead of your competition.
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

Every other day we read reports that startups are valued at billions of dollars. Have you ever wondered how a businesses are worth billions of dollars?

Research shows that 87% of small business owners do not know the real value of their business. In fact another research shows that about 92% of businesses are undervalued during an investment round.

Be it your business, your personal finance or your savings, understanding finance is now an essential pre-requisite for business survival and informed decision making.

Interestingly, the single biggest skill in life that could make or break your financial success is not taught in school.

This course reveals how you can compute the value of any business in less than two hours!

There really is nothing more to do!

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand how businesses are valued.
  • Understand the three main approaches to business valuation.
  • Apply simple techniques to increase the value of your business.

The course will continue to grow and grow with new materials, new examples and new case studies being added every month!


About this course:

  • Step-by-Step approach to valuing businesses
  • Downloadable case studies and material
  • Full lifetime access to this course and course material
  • FREE access to me by e-mail for any questions or concerns
  • Unconditional 30 day money back guarantee by Udemy

So, why are you waiting? Join me in learning how businesses are valued, and find out the REAL value of your business!

Remember, for every minute that you are waiting, somebody else is getting ahead of you!

What are the requirements?

  • You should be familiar with some basics of financial statements
  • You should be knowing some basic formula in excel such as SUM, AVERAGE etc

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Arrive at the value of a business
  • Understand practical issues in business valuation
  • Analyze financial statements and arrive at a value range

Who is the target audience?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Analysts
  • Business Professionals
  • Accountants
  • Students of Finance

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Course Overview

This is a welcome lecture where the course objectives, and my expectations from students are discussed.


This lecture shows the list of course materials offered.

Download the materials here
3 pages
Section 2: Introduction to Valuation

This lecture highlights the three broad approaches to business valuation.


This lecture gives an overview of the income approach


This lecture gives an overview of the asset approach

This lecture gives an overview of the market approach
Quick Summary
1 page
2 questions

This quiz intends to test some of the basic concepts in the 'Asset Approach'

Section 3: The Asset Approach
The Fundamentals
Case Study
Some Final Thoughts
Section Summary
1 page
Section 4: The Income Approach
The Fundamentals
IMPORTANT: Download and READ this before you do the Case Study
2 pages
Case Study - Part I
Valuation Resources - Betas, Risk Premia, Market Multiples etc
1 page
Section Summary
2 pages
Section 5: The Market Approach
The Fundamentals
Case Study
Some Final Thoughts
Section Summary
1 page

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