We’ve been talking about the Employee Ownership Trust (EOT) for some time now, and to a LOT of people. This page is full of short videos which answer your questions about EOTs and the programme itself.

Welcome to the Eternal Business visual FAQs!

What are the first steps an owner thinking about succession should take?

Two things you should do, and one thing you shouldn't, as you consider your succession plans.

What do clients think of the EOT?

Chris explains how an EOT helps build client loyalty.

The wonderful EOA

Chris explains more about the EOA and how through the Eternal Business you can attend your first meeting for free.

The Core Proposition

Chris explains more about the core proposition document and the role of the trustees.

The Hybrid EOT - management buy out combined with the EOT

Explaining how an EOT and management buyout can work together.

Why not just hold onto the shares and receive the future profit?

A cautionary tale from two business owners who got succession planning wrong.

Some stories from Scottish business owners

Learn why the path to employee ownership will improve all businesses.

Scottish Enterprise Agency Grant’s plus a lesson from solicitors

Important information following Chris' recent trip to Scotland.

Specialist advice - don’t get ripped off

Chris explains how not to get ripped off and the importance of employee engagement.