Edged out: Where's the Opportunity for Private Equity Buyout Shops?

 It is no secret that competition has ramped up in private equity, as new players—corporations, more private equity firms, and non-traditional investors—have entered the market, making it harder to find qualified targets. Private equity firms alone have grown by leaps and bounds over the last 20 years; around 5,000 firms now operate around the...

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Apex Leaders is One of the Best Places to Work in Idaho

On Thursday, April 14th, 2017, 50 Idaho companies were presented with a “Best Places to Work in Idaho” award. Apex Leaders is proud to announce they’ve made the list yet again!

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5 Overlooked Advisors for Comprehensive Due Diligence

Beyond the C-level executive formerly at a target company, who else should investors tap for a unique perspective?

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How Rolling Back 'Obamacare' Will Impact Behavioral Healthcare.

Changes to The Affordable Care Act (ACA) will have a profound impact on more than 20 million people who found health insurance under this law. Yet of the entire affected healthcare industry, certain sectors, like mental health and substance use,  are facing a different reality under the Trump Administration.

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10 Things to Start, Stop and Keep Doing With Your Advisor Calls

How do you replicate the results of an insightful advisor consultation? 

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How to Develop Your LinkedIn Profile to Attract Private Equity Consulting

Primary research firms like Apex Leaders scour sites like LinkedIn for seasoned industry experts or subject matter experts to advise top-tier Private Equity investors who value experts’ guidance during their investment due diligence process. PE investors are increasingly turning to such firms to help identify key people to influence their...

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We Analyzed Hundreds of Advisor Calls. Here’s What We Learned

Your initial conversation with a PE investor is crucial—it sets the tone for your working relationship and establishes you as a trusted, professional advisor with the expertise they need. 

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Why Private Equity Firms are Engaging Industry Experts Sooner in Healthcare

Before diving into the data, understand the industry

Ed Jones, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist with extensive experience in the clinical and business aspects of healthcare. His areas of expertise include inpatient and outpatient care in mental health and chemical dependency treatment. He has held leadership roles, including division...

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