Congratulations on your acquisition!

You did it! You may be wondering what to do next on Searchfunder and what resources are available to you.  

Step 1: Update your search fund information.  

Click on my searchfund on the main menu ► located next to your profile picture.

Note: This is also a good opportunity to update your profile to put in your new CEO title.  Won't that be fun?!

Step 2: Join the Operator group . 

After you've updated your searchfund to include your acquisition, you may request to join our private Operator group. The Operator group is set up as an exclusive group so that you can network, ask questions and share insights with other CEO operators. 

Click on my discussions on the main menu ► located next to your profile picture. Then, scroll to discover groups and search for Operator

Step 3: Sign up for your own interview for Searchfunder. 

Spending an hour for the interview is an excellent way to give back to the community.  Contact ^[redacted]‌ to express your interest today. We can then arrange a convenient day and time once you're settled into your new operating role.

Step 4: Receive congrats and kudos on your success from the Searchfunder.com community by posting your press release or an announcement. 

 Be sure to tag it under acquisitions.   For help on formatting, see  Tip for the Week: Punch Up Your Posts


Step 5: Give congrats and kudos for your success by rating your investors and professionals on the deal.

You can rate any investor or professional by clicking to get their full profile. Here is the tip sheet: Reviewing Service Providers and Other Non-searchers. If they are not a searchfunder member, you can also send them your referral link. This will provide a discount to you and them on your monthly subscription fee. Here's how to fund your referral link: Being Good to Your Friends is Good for You.


    If so, be sure to post your position on our jobs board located at the top of your screen.

Step 7: Join us for our next S.O.S.: Searchfunder Ops Sessions

S.O.S.: Searchfunder Ops Sessions is our information series for current and future business operators to discuss approaches, ideas and operational trends. During each Session, you will have plenty of opportunities to network with other operators and ask questions.

Whew! 7 steps is a lot.  But, you've already done the hard part -- acquiring and operating your business. If you need any assistance as you operate your business, feel free to reach out to us. We're always looking for ways to help our Operators.

For more information, message  ^[redacted]‌ on Searchfunder or email: 

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