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!
You’ve developed a product and won a handful of customers. But now you face the biggest challenge of your venture’s short life – you don’t have enough cash to pay your employees and suppliers. Should you shut down or can […]
When you are making a pitch & ultimately getting angel investors on board with your company, its important to know who you are dealing with and what their motivations are.
What is a Valuation and Why is It So Critical To Know? Unfortunately, 90% of the entrepreneurs that I meet don’t really know what a valuation is. I totally empathize with all these entrepreneurs’ ignorance because I didn’t know this […]
Unfortunately there is no clear cut formula you can use. As with trying to value anything that is unique, such as a work of art, valuation ultimately comes down to a meeting of the minds of what the holder agrees […]
In any early stage company, availabiliy of cash to fund operations & growth is an area of prime concern. So in this article I will talk about the timelines around securing angel financing. I will outline a hypothetical week by […]
When pitching to angels through an organized angel group, there is a multi-step process you need to go through. Your end goal is obviously to close a round of financing. However depending on what stage you are at in the […]