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EPI Announcement: EPI Masterclass is New, Reinvented Way Learn (and Earn CEPA) Online

EPI Masterclass Announcement CEPA Online

Empowering Advisors and Owners to use exit planning as business strategy…now more than ever. The past thirty days have disrupted normalcy as we know it; as individuals, families, business professionals, breadwinners, community leaders, and business owners. Businesses have been thrown into such tumultuous circumstances. Hour-by-hour, new information is released (some bad, some good). On top… read more

Social Media Marketing for Business Advisors

Social media is the most effective way to reach new customers, engage with current customers, and share a behind the scenes look at your business. While social media might seem like a marketing tool for lifestyle brands and B2C businesses, financial advisors and business advisors can and should be utilizing social media in their marketing… read more

The Perks of Virtual Chapter Events

Currently all EPI Chapter Events are being held in a virtual environment due to COVID-19 and the majority of these events are free to attend. One of the perks of virtual events is that you can attend events for any chapter regardless of location.… read more

Welcome to New EPI Partner Firms

This past year the Exit Planning Institute community grew exponentially. With the addition of several new firms that approved the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) credential, the designation remains the most approved credential in the field of exit planning in the world. … read more

NEW in 2021: Updated CEPA Membership Model

This year we are introducing our new tiered CEPA Membership Model. We recognize that some advisors are interested in joining a vast community of Certified Exit Planning Advisors with access to a comprehensive Content Portal, but some advisors are interested in actively holding the designation for the methodology alone.… read more

CEPA Masterclass Testimonials

Our CEPA Masterclasses provide a virtual classroom experience that trains and certifies qualified professional advisors with the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation in the field of exit planning.… read more

2021 New Year’s Resolutions

December 31st is the last day of 2020! What has been a whirlwind of a year will finally come to an end and hopefully we can look forward to only positive experiences in 2021.… read more

The Twelve Days of EPI Christmas

You have probably heard the classic Christmas song, “The 12 Days of Christmas” at least once in your lifetime. Partridges, Turtle Doves, French hens, Swans, and few other species of birds are just a few of the gifts brought to you by your “true love”. If you are like me, Marketing Coordinator Colleen Kowalski, and… read more

Benefits of a Pet Friendly Office

Pet Friendly offices have been a growing trend in businesses across the country. A pet friendly environment has been proven to enhance productivity, drive collaboration between teams, and generally make for a happier office.… read more