Choosing Investors to Target for Funding
Before taking funding from just anyone, determine a set of criteria to help find the investors that align with your industry, philosophy, and objectives.
Dear Investors: If the Rent is Too High in Silicon Valley, Come to Ohio
In the so-called “Flyover States” we fight tooth and nail to get noticed by investors and are more than willing to accept reasonable valuations.
3 Red Flags to Avoid When Pitching Investors
Managing the perception of your startup amongst investors is a full time job, so make that perception a priority.
Why Investors Aren’t Calling You Back
These are just a few of the many signals that investors rely on when sifting through the many offers on their desk.
The Hacker’s Guide to Investors
Remember that an investor’s goal is to maximize the return. Show them that whether they invest or not, your company will grow exponentially.
Why Investors Don’t Sign NDAs
In short – investors don’t sign NDAs. They won’t sign your NDA. Asking them to will make you look like you don’t know what you’re doing.
Meet 7 Angel Investors Who Love Crowdfunding
Equity crowdfunding is a relatively new way for angels to connect with startups, but we’re already seeing angel investors flock to crowdfunding campaigns.
How to Pitch Angel Investors
When pitching angel investors, the goal is to present great information in a compelling way, but with honestly and compassion.
How Funding Works – Splitting The Equity Pie With Investors
Every time you get funding, you give up a piece of your company. The more funding you get, the more company you give up. This infographic explains it all.
10 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Investors
Working with thousands of entrepreneurs raising capital has shown us that there are many things most entrepreneurs don’t know about investors, but should.