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Non Compete Agreements: Three Secrets to Preventing the Horror of A Business Breakup

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It’s so upsetting when that special someone leaves your business

As a business owner, itโ€™s such a happy day when a talented individual agrees to work for you.

At the beginning, youโ€™re in what I call the โ€œhoneymoon phaseโ€.

In these early stages, novelty and possibilities drive the relationship.

Expectations are high and everyone is excited.

As time passes, misunderstandings can occur.

๐Ÿ’ต That superstar gets a better offer.

๐Ÿ•ด๏ธ The rocking employee decides to start their own business.

๐Ÿฅณ Your experienced contractor just doesnโ€™t fit in with your culture.

The relationship falls apart.

Trust me, it can fall apart.

Tสœแด‡ษด สแดแดœ ส€แด‡แด€สŸษชแดขแด‡๏น• สแดแดœโ€™แด แด‡ ษขษชแด แด‡ษด แด€แดกแด€ส แด›สœแด‡ sแด‡แด„ส€แด‡แด› sแด€แดœแด„แด‡.

That starry eyed you of months ago told it all.

Never did you think youโ€™d break up!

What can you do?

How can you possible stop them from competing with you, using your intellectual property, or copying your brand?

Litigation is expensive.

Reputation is irreplaceable.

Your business may be a once in a lifetime opportunity.ย ย 

There is hope. I can help.

Plan for that inevitable break up with a non-compete agreement signed on DAY 1 of the relationship.

But not just any non-compete agreement.

One that you know is rock solid.

๐–๐ก๐ž๐ง ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฐ๐จ๐ซ๐ค ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐ฆ๐ž, ๐ˆ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฆ๐จ๐ฏ๐ž ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐›๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ๐ก๐ข๐ฉ ๐ฅ๐ž๐ ๐š๐ฅ โ€œ๐–๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐ˆ๐Ÿ๐ฌโ€โ€ฆ

๐ฌ๐จ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐œ๐š๐ง โ€œ๐–๐จ๐ฐ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐–๐จ๐ซ๐ฅ๐โ€โ€ฆ

Wondering what a rock solid non-compete agreement looks like?

Three secrets to Preventing the Horror of a Business Breakup

Business owners know that not all blissful relationships end the way that they started.

Planning for that inevitable break up can save the day.

Hereโ€™s the deal: Not every non-compete agreement is created equal.

Many are not enforceable.

You know how I feel about DIY templates. Enough said about them.

Iโ€™m here to tell you even non-competes you get from so-called legal providers may be unenforceable.

Trust me – Iโ€™ve reviewed many.

And Now…The Secrets to a Rock Solid Non Compete

1๏ธโƒฃ  Time

2๏ธโƒฃย  Area

3๏ธโƒฃย  Business

Thatโ€™s it.

Sounds simple, doesnโ€™t it?

You see, courts donโ€™t like non-compete agreements.

They donโ€™t like anything that limits someoneโ€™s ability to earn a living.

๐๐ฎ๐ญ ๐ข๐Ÿ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ง๐จ๐ง-๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐ฉ๐ž๐ญ๐ž ๐š๐ ๐ซ๐ž๐ž๐ฆ๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ž๐ค๐ฌ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐จ๐ญ๐ž๐œ๐ญ ๐ฅ๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐›๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐ข๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐ ๐ž๐จ๐ ๐ซ๐š๐ฉ๐ก๐ข๐œ๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ญ๐ž๐ฆ๐ฉ๐จ๐ซ๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฆ๐ข๐ญ๐ž๐, ๐ฆ๐จ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ญ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ž๐ง๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ๐œ๐ž ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ฆ.ย 

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