Touchstone University

Touchstone University

At Touchstone, our goal is to provide education and resources for business owners and managers. Our M&A service should be a last resort, and we do everything we can to keep you in the game. By registering for a webinar or signing up for an event, you can obtain the knowledge to take your business to the next level.


March 29, 2022

M&A in 2022: Is This the Year to Sell?

If you’re a business owner, you’ve probably had a rough couple of years – and the challenges aren’t over. While COVID-19 may be weakening its grip, […]
February 28, 2022

The Calm Before the Storm: Where do You Want to Be in Two Years?

BY STEVEN PAPPAS, PARTNER, M&A MI M&A ADVISOR Let me start by saying that I don’t have a crystal ball. The word on the street is […]
February 28, 2022

2019 Q2 Seller’s Market Remains Strong

BY STEVEN PAPPAS, PARTNER, M&A MI M&A ADVISOR If you’re a seller of a business, the M&A market continues to be in your favor. Multiples are […]
February 28, 2022

In Their Shoes

In a perfect, Utopian universe, when we go to sell our business we find the perfect buyer and get 20% over our dream price and the […]
February 28, 2022

Listen to Napoleon (Hill)

As a business owner, I’m sure you’ve read one or more great business books in your career, giving advice and guidance on how to be a […]
February 28, 2022

Build before you Sell

One of the biggest mistakes we see business owner’s make is waiting too long to start the selling process. I’m not talking about going to market; […]
February 28, 2022

Passing it Down

When you are the CEO of a family owned business, what’s next for you and the business is often a discussion that gets a tad animated […]
February 22, 2022

Who is going to buy your business?

Many business owners have preconceived notions about who will buy their business or whether it’s even sellable at all. A lot of owners think their most […]
January 18, 2022

Why Would you Hire a Sell-Side Advisor?

Decisions, decisions. As a business owner, you make them every day. But when it comes to the decision to sell your business, you may find yourself […]