---

VAR Business: How To Take Your Linux Business Public — Part #1-Preparing for the IPO

“IPOs can be a fast track to wealth. Before going that
route, however, there are things to consider.
This workshop
offers tips on:

  • “Preparing your books and legal work
  • “Determining your business’ market value
  • “Timing the offering

“The path to wealth has many doors. Many have taken the one
marked IPO and walked away instant winners. And today, if you add
the word “Linux” to your product line, your chances of winning
increase dramatically. For many, the whole subject of IPOs is
mysterious and unreachable. But is it, really? A clearer picture
evolves if we look at where the successful IPOs began and where
they ended up. Let’s look at the steps.”


Complete story
.

Related Story:
How-to Become a
Linux Billionaire
(Feb 21, 2000)