Build a Better Agency Podcast
Episode 47: How to Build Your Agency So You Can Sell It, with John Warrillow.
Aug 29, 2016 · 42 min
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John Warrillow is the author of books “Built to Sell” and “The Automatic Customer” and founder of The Value Builder System™ where advisors help company owners increase the value of their business. Previously, he founded Warrillow & Co., a subscription-based research business dedicated to helping Fortune 500 companies market to small business owners. A sought-after speaker and popular columnist, John lives in Toronto.  

What you’ll learn about in this episode:
  • John’s book “Built to Sell”
  • The very easy path for agencies to follow that make it extremely hard to sell
  • What services look like that make an agency sellable
  • Why you can’t confuse the doing with owning a business
  • When is it time to say no to business?
  • What to do after you sell your agency
  • Things to avoid when exiting your agency
  • Services agencies can offer on a subscription model
  • Standardizing a process and giving that process or product a specific name
  • Why you shouldn’t surround yourself with journeymen agency employees
  • How to assess how sellable your agency is and what can be done to make your agency more sellable
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