The Opportunity Ep.15: How to Acquire like a 7-Figure Ecommerce Expert
In this episode of The Opportunity Podcast, we will be speaking with Mike Jackness, co-founder of EcomCrew, a community, podcast, and resource for ecommerce entrepreneurs. Mike’s a 7-figure ecommerce expert here to share everything in the ecom world and how he makes acquisitions.
Mike takes a deep dive in his interview on the challenges, wins, and businesses that have shaped his ecommerce knowledge. He takes us step by step through his process of acquiring a new ecommerce business, from raising capital, due diligence, negotiations, to a successful close. Mike’s calling for a breakout year for ecommerce sales and goes over how to navigate the changes in ecommerce and still build a future proof business. As a trusted voice in the ecommerce community with a powerful portfolio to back him up, Mike’s interview is one you won’t want to miss if you’re an ecommerce entrepreneur.
Sit back, grab a coffee, and get ready to learn the building blocks of acquiring and succeeding in the ecommerce space.
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Topics Discussed in this episode:
How Mike has used an SBA loan on his recent acquisition
How to acquire a business from someone you know
The importance of profits over revenue
How tracking inventory proves to be difficult in due diligence
Why you should find a defensible product with intellectual property
The future of Amazon and how to deal with the competition they bring
* A quick update: one of our chosen listings is no longer on the marketplace but don’t get too disappointed! We have another great listing that ticks some of the same boxes. Listing #49028 an Amazon FBA, Amazon FBM, and ecommerce business created in March 2014 in the pet care, children, office, and home niches making $34,101 on average per month in net profit.
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