The Ultimate Small Business Acquisition (Micro-PE) Resource List

The best books, podcasts, blogs, etc. on small business acquisition / micro private equity

Books on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE

Podcasts on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE

  • Indie Acquisitions by Colin Keeley & Brent Sanders - two guys buying and building internet companies and talking about their learnings in the process
  • Acquisition Anonymous by Michael Girdley, Bill D-Alessandro, and Mills Snell  - great podcast breaking down real deals by experienced acquisition folks.
  • Polsky's Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition - interviews with Booth professors and successful search funders.
  • Think Like an Owner by Alex Bridgeman - good interview podcast with acquisition experts
  • Acquiring Minds by Will Smith - good interview podcast with people that have acquired businesses
  • Owned & Operated by John Wilson - more around business operations post-acquisition

Blogs on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE

Videos on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE

Communities on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE

  • SearchFunder - ugly site, but really the best community online dedicated to buying and selling businesses. Be sure to search the history for answers to your questions. There is a lot of gold in the comments from years ago.

Courses on Small Business Acquisition / Micro-PE