Des Moines Succession Planning

Des Moines Succession Planning2021-10-14T14:36:38-05:00
Des Moines Succession Planning Satellite office, serving clients across the country

921 W. 18th Street S.
Newton, IA 50208
641.791.9060 (T)
407.578.4480 (F)

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dan-schneider-the-rawls-group-family-business-succession-plannerDan Schneider


Succession Advisor
Articles by Dan

Dan Schneider specializes is working with families and organizations to design, build, and implement emotional and logical relationship systems and processes in order to increase human and financial capital and stakeholder value.

Dan’s experience includes business start-ups, business cultural development, succession planning, mergers and acquisitions, and community development. He has served as Vice-president of Development, Chief Operating Officer, and Executive Vice President of firms in the manufacturing, technology, financial, and advertising industries. Dan’s formal education includes a Bachelor of Arts from St. Ambrose University; a Master of Arts in Legal Studies from Antioch School of Law; and a Certified NLP Business Practitioner from the Quadrant 1 Group in London, England. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Governors for Leadership Iowa, a statewide leadership program sponsored by the Iowa Association of Business and Industry.

Dan is a Partner with The Rawls Group, and a founding member of the International Succession Planning Association®. Dan frequently speaks before local, state, and national organizations about leadership and change.


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In this video, Joe Jankowski shares his remarkable journey through the world of succession planning as a family business owner and the inspiring story behind Armatus Dealer Uplift. Legacy Preservation: Discover how Joe's encounter with The Rawls Group in 1999 transformed the destiny of aging family business owners determined to [...]

Succession Planning Insights: Navigating the Entrepreneur’s Dilemma

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In this insightful video, Joe Jankowski, the Managing Member of Armatus Dealer Uplift, the nation's leading Retail Warranty Reimbursement service provider, discusses the initial challenges he encountered when starting his succession planning journey. As an entrepreneur, your business is not only a reflection of your identity but also a vital [...]

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Learn from Joe Jankowski, the Managing Member of Armatus Dealer Uplift, as he takes you through the intricate succession planning process for his family business. In this video, Joe shares his triumphs, challenges, and valuable insights to inspire and guide you in your succession planning journey. Navigating Succession Planning: Discover [...]

Succession Planning Transformation: Joe Jankowski’s Inspirational Journey

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A Business Owners Story Join us as Joe Jankowski, Managing Member of Armatus Dealer Uplift opens up about his unexpected experience with succession planning, a story that not only revolutionized his business but also profoundly impacted his entire life. Embracing Change in Family Business: Discover Joe's initial resistance to outside [...]

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In this video, Joe Jankowski, a respected family business owner and the Managing Member of Armatus Dealer Uplift, the nation's premier Retail Warranty Reimbursement service provider, shares invaluable insights for business owners skeptical about investing in succession planning. Business Longevity & ROI: Learn from Joe about the significance of having [...]

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Successfully integrating family into business leadership while balancing family dynamics is full of complexities. As Joe Chastang shares, many private and family business owners screw it up. Thanksgiving and Christmas come around every year, and the business provides for 100+ employees. Mismatched expectations, communication differences, and management styles can create [...]

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