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Tools to help you navigate the process of buying or selling a company.

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Our Tools

Sellability Checklist

A clear, one-page checklist designed for owners looking to assess the sellability of their business. As seen in our industry webinars.

Business Sale Accelerator

A course designed for those looking to break into the M&A space or looking to self-represent during the sales process.

Value Acceleration Calculator ™

Our proprietary tool designed for OpnRoad Collaborators and other industry professionals to bring instant clarity for their clients.

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OpnRoad M&A Library

We created the most comprehensive list of transactional professionals, business sale service providers, valuation tools, lenders, value advisors, and business sale resources. Everything you need to sell or acquire your business.

Valuation Resources

Tools to help you determine the value of your business.

Valuation Tools

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OpnRoad
Capitaliz Logo
Capitaliz
Value Opportunity Profile
ValuAdder
BixEx Value Calculator
ValueTrax
CalcXML
Buy and Sell A Business Value Tool
Business Reference Guide
Page Up
Jazoodle
Equidam
Business ValueXpress
Biz Equity

General Market Data

IBIS World
BizBuySell - Data
Small Business Trends
IBBA Market Pulse
Avg. Broker Commission Data
Divestopedia
CAN Financial Performance Data
NAICS CODE

Sale Price Comparison

Business Valuation Resources
BizMiner

Listing Your Business for Sale

Domestic and global business listing services.

Canadian Listing Sites

Business for Sale
Business Sell Canada
Company Listing
IBBA Canada
Zolo
Venture Connect
Imagine Kootenay
Kazooga
Otonomy

Global Listing Sites

Acquizition Biz
Buy And Sell A Business
BizBuySell
BizQuest
BusinessBroker.net
Business Explorer
Business Mart
Business Exchange
Business 2 Sell
Dealstream
Exchange
LoopNet
Local Buz for Sale
GlobalBX
Buyertise
BizQuest
Flippa

$1 Million+ EBITDA Listing Sites

Axial
PitchBook
Search Funder
Village Wellth

Marketing Comapnies

ValueCraftz
Pitch Deck Fire
Pitch Deck Services

Value & Exit Planning Advisors

People to help you maximize the value of your company and plan your future.

Value Consultants

OpnRoad
Go SmallBiz
Value Builder System
Supplement Advisory

Valuation Experts

OpnRoad
Kalex Valuations
Hilco Valuation Service
Swift Valuation
JBV Valuation
Biz Equity
Mr Valuation
Fair Market Valuations
Bafoeval Valuation

Financial Planners

Edward Jones
TD Wealth
Investors Group
Iron Shield
Manulife
Workable Wealth
EP Wealth Advisors
Focus Financial
Mission Wealth
KLS Financial

Exit Consultants

OpnRoad
Mackey Advisors
Group 50
Exit Adviser
Cayenne Consulting LLC
Be The Bees
NAVIX
MAUS
Corporate Value Metrics
Effectuation Optimum
Strategy Leaders
ProStrategix
Value Consulting
CMC Partners
John F Dini
Stone Consulting Group
Exit This Way Consulting
Touchstone Advisors
Paratus Business Resources

Accountants

Mazuma
Enkel
Baker Tilly
BDO

Transition Law Firms

Nixon Wenger
The Smith Law Group
Wright Business Law
GLG LLP

Online Law Firms

Rocket Lawyer
Legal Shield
Ask A Lawyer
Law Depot

Tax Strategists

APO Financial
Bomar Law
Matt Chancey
Big Ideas For Small Business
Baker Law Firm

Business Sale Intermediaries

People that will help you sell your company.

M&A Advisors

OpnRoad
Axial's List
Beacon Advisors
BizEx
Catalyst Brokers
Hatteras Group
Osprey Capital Partners
Apex Exit Advisors
Promerita
M&A Worldwide

Business Brokers

OpnRoad
Axial's List of 895 Broker Companies
Website Closers
Sunbelt Business Brokers
Link Business Brokers
Transworld Business Brokers
Murphy Business Brokers
VR Business Brokers

Investment Bankers

DIY Programs

Business Sale Navigator - FREE
Sell By Owner
Sell Biz
Udemy
Lynda - FREE
David C Barnett

Realtors

Keller Williams
NAI Captial
International Financial Group
Berkshire Hathaway
Re/Max
Exit Realty
Coldwell Banker
Sutherby's International

Associations & Networks

Groups dedicated to business sales & exit planning.

Intermediary Associations

Cali Association of Business Brokers
IBBA Canada
IBBA International
DealBuilder Logo
DealBuilder
M&A Club Logo
M&A Club
Alliance of M&A Advisors
M&A Source

Other Associations

NACVA
Canadian Franchise Association
Business Valuation Association
American Society of Appraisers
Association For Corporate Growth

Exit Planning Associations

Exit Planning Institute
Exit Planning Exchange
Exit Planning Solutions

Buyer Networks

Places to find your buyer.

Buyer Websites

Search Funder
The Business Buyer Directory
Global Buyer Directory
E World Trade
Business Buyer Club
Global Buyers Online
Grata

Private Equity

Private Equity Info
Axial's List of 528 PE Compaines
Crunch Base
Snowdon Partners

Buyer Associations

Biz Dev Association
National Biz Dev Association

Capital Sources

Places to find you or your buyer money.

Canadian Banks

Bank Of Montreal (BMO)
Scotia Bank
CIBC
TD
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)
National Bank of Canada
Desjardins Group
HSBC Bank of Canada
Laurentian Bank of Canada
Canadian Western Bank

Grant & Government

Canadian Grants & Financing
Mentor Works Financing
Canadian Grant Business Center
Canada Startups
Innovate BC
Fundura Grants
SBA Loan and Grants
USA Funding Options
NerdWallet
Bend US Grants

US Lenders

SBA Loans and Grants
NerdWallet
100 Most Active SBA Lenders
Biz2Credit
Bluevine
Mr Valuation
Kabbage
SmartBiz
FundBox
Seek Business Capital
Fundra

Canadian Lenders

ICapital
BDC
Thinking Capital
GreenBox Capital
OnDeck Capital
Merchant Growth
Lendfied
Sharp Shooter Funding
CanaCap
Company Capital

Crowd Sourcing/Other

Kickstarter
Indiegogo
Crowd Supply
Crowdfunder
WeFunder
Fundly
LendingClub
Crowcube
Funding Circle

US Banks

JPMorgan-Chase
U.S Bank
Bank of America
Citibank/Citigroup
Wells Fargo
State Street
Bank of New York Mellon
TD Bank
Capital One
PNC

General Business Sale Resources

Resources to help you sell a business.

YouTube Channels

The Happy Deal Maker
Brent Cenkus
BizBuySell
Dan Martell
SmallBiz Experts
Moran Pober
Freedom Factory
David Barnett
Financially Simple
Nate Lind
Buy & Sell A Business Marketplace

Podcasts

Built To Sell Radio
Sell My Business
The Happy Dealmaker
Sell In 10 Weeks Podcast
M&A Science
Deal Maker Academy
The Business Owners
Quiet Light

Courses

Business Sale Navigator
Business Sale Accelerator

Slack Channels

Inside Biz

Top 10 Articles

How To Sell A Business
How To Sell A Small Business In 7 Steps
7 Steps To Selling A Small Business
5 Mistakes To Avoid When Selling
How To Sell Your Business In 6 Steps
Tips For Selling Your Business
How To Sell Your Business
Digital Exits 7 Steps
CNBC How To Sell A Business
6 Ways To Get The Best Price
How To Buy & Sell A Business Online

Top 10 Books

Built To Sell
The Art Of Selling Your Business
Private Capital Markets
There's Always A Way To Sell Your Business
How To Sell Your Mid-Size Business
Restaurant Dealmaker
Little Book of What Next?
Walk Away Wealthy
Sell Your Business For An Outrageous Price
If They Can Sell Pet Rocks, Why Can't You Sell Your Business?

Transition Events

Business Transition Forum
Business Transition Conference
Small Business Expo
Virtual Sell Your Business Conference
America's Small Business Summit
Divestopedia Webinars
Exit Plan Summit

Blogs

The Happy Dealmaker
BizBuySell
BDC Business Sale Blog
The Entrepreneur Business Sale Blog
Biz Journals How To Sell
Divestopedia
Fit Small Business
Buy and Sell A Business

Facebook Groups

Business Buying Mastermind
Small Business Ownership Network
Buy Sell Alliance
Small Business Owners United
Entrepreneurs
Business Transition Information Network
Business Buyers Club

LinkedIn Groups

The M&A Forum
National Business Dev Ass.
Business Transition Simplified
I Want To Sell My Business
Small Business Forum
Eprenz.com

Let’s Connect

We are excited to connect with you and share the secrets of achieving life-changing goals.

Sam Hinchey, Operations Manager

Let’s Connect

We are excited to connect with you and share the secrets of achieving life-changing goals.