If you decide that venture capital (VC) funding is a good fit for your small business, you’ll first need to determine the value of your business, decide the amount of funding you need, and prepare your pitch to investors. Once […]
Should raising money in today’s economic climate be the equivalent of “pulling teeth?” NO! We know. We’ve been on both sides of the fence, as entrepreneurs raising money and as investors.
Having sat on both sides of the desk as an investor over the past 20 years and as a capital seeker as well, I could tell you, there is some eye catchers that are going to pop out at you […]
Here are the 6 things companies need to do in this altered financing environment to survive and raise angel funding:
What is Angel funding? Equity or Angel funding is a lump sum of money paid for a share of the entrepreneur’s business, but thereafter it is far from simple. Unlike debt funding, the Angel shares the risks with the Entrepreneur. […]
When you pitch your business to investors, you want to get questions. If you don’t get questions, then your pitch fell flat and nobody is interested. So, plan on answering questions—and hope you have some to answer!
BUSINESS CAPITAL / FINANCING Q1- Where can I apply for capital or help in setting up a business?
Founders and business angels often see external advisors during startup fundraising as an unnecessary cost they are not willing to bear.
Capital raising has always been a challenging task for entrepreneurs, more so when it comes from venture and angel funds, who unlike banks do not judge your business funding on the physical and liquid asset one owns. As the start-up […]