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2019 Exit Planning Summit Takeaways

The Exit Planning Summit is the most significant advisor event in the industry with a massive lineup of education, activities, and events to experience in a few short days. On top of 6-star rated education, once-in-a-career keynote sessions, charitable fundraising, and influential networking, the Summit connects you with premier exit planning providers and partners, charitable… read more

Announcement: Seven New CEPA Programs for 2020 Registration

The Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) Program is a five-day executive MBA-style program that trains and certifies qualified professional advisors in the field of exit planning. Developed and taught by a diverse team of over 15 nationally-recognized experts, the CEPA program offers attendees an innovative learning experience, performance-enhancing resources, and the strategic insights and tools… read more

The Power of Feedback: 2019 EPI Member Survey

Understanding what our members find valuable (and what they do not) is crucial to EPI. As we contemplate the future and aim to make important decisions that will impact the direction of our company, the power of your feedback and the guidance it provides gives us the right focus. We want to ensure that we are… read more

Congratulations to the 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Award Winners!

At the 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Awards reception three advisors were recognized for their remarkable impact on the local and global community. The Exit Planning Institute would like to extend an official congratulations to 2019 Exit Planner of the Year, Dan Doran, 2019 Leader of the Year, Joseph Strazzeri, and 2019 Member of the… read more

EPI Advisors Raise $52,100 for WISH for OUR HEROES at 2019 Summit Giveback

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Sept. 26, 2019 — Attendees of the 2019 annual Summit Giveback raised $52,100 in two hours for WISH for OUR HEROES (W4OH) through a combination of general donations, silent auction, and live auction. To date, Exit Planning Institute has raised $117,000 for four different charitable organizations in four different cities. Each… read more

Top Reading List to Improve Your Marketing

In a marketplace where everyone is at the top of their game, it is important to give yourself an edge. In order to continuously progress and develop skills that set you apart, you must stay educated and practice lifelong learning. Experts with a voracious appetite for success, Warren Buffett, Mark Cuban, and Bill Gates, all… read more

Announcement: Three New CEPA Training Center Locations

As a part of our brand promise, Exit Planning Institute is pleased to announce three new CEPA program locations. The expansion of our lineup is a direct response to the growing demand and opportunity that exists in the Pacific Coast, the Midwest and the Northeast Region. There are a lot of advisors like you who have been asking… read more

End of Summer Roundup

This Summer has been packed with new content, engaging broadcasts, and accomplishments by many in the advisor community. We know Summer is hectic for us all, so below is a curated list of the content you may have missed. In case you missed it! The Exit Planning Institute made a few announcements. Stay in the… read more

Announcement: 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Award Nominees

The 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Awards are sponsored by UBS Financial Services, Inc. The exit planning profession poses unique challenges and opportunities. The advisors leading this industry tend to be more entrepreneurial, display high leadership, and are instrumental in driving best practices for their peers and for business owners themselves. Exit planning advisors are… read more

A New Way to Think About the Owner

This year the Exit Planning Summit will, once again,  feature interactive case study breakout sessions. These sessions will take a deeper dive into the eBook, Fishing for Value: A Short Story on Succession Planning, Business Growth and Exit. Including new insights into Barrows Ltd financial, business, and personal pre-exit action plans. You can prep for… read more

11 Broadcasts to Inspire You For the Upcoming Exit Planning Summit

Exit planning is not one size fits all, it requires the right team. While you are the expert in your space, this is your chance to hear from those across the industry. There are 4 live broadcasts left in the Ask the Expert webinar series, and 7 recordings. Whether or not you’re coming to the… read more