So... you have been putting off making (or updating) your will. This procrastination can have additional dire consequences if you are a small business owner.
A good estate plan isn't just going to just consider your death, it is also going to consider your incapacity. Sure, a good will is going to help the situation if you are deceased, but what if you are ill, injured or otherwise unable to speak for yourself? What practical things would need to be taken care of between the time of your death and the probate hearing?