HSLC regularly counsels start-up companies on the structural decisions which will enable the business to grow. Forbes recently published an interesting article on the next step in the process, transitioning from start-up to scale-up phase. After businesses are settled, we regularly see business owners reflect on issues such as adding additional investors and succession planning. The new year provides business owners with the opportunity to reflect on the life of their company and make decisions which will play out in the coming year and beyond. Happy Planning.