The ultimate dream of any entrepreneur is to start a business from scratch in their garage, build that business and brand, run it for years before going public or selling it at a premium. If you have been running a successful business venture for years and you feel it’s time to sell it, you should look for a business broker to help you with the sale. Selling a company is not an easy process, so be sure to exercise patience. You can start by having the company valued to determine its market value.

Once you know the market value, be sure to look for a certified business broker to help you search for the best buyer. You can also post the business for sale on your social media accounts and blogs. There are also online business listings that can help you find the right buyer.