6 Creative Alternatives to Raising Money From Investors
6 successful entrepreneurs chime in with advice for a fellow founder trying to come up with creative alternatives to raising money from investors.
How to Score a Meeting With Top Investors
Fundraising is a team effort, so it’s important that you work with the right lead investor. Together, you can build your dream team of investors.
How to Ace Your Valuation Test and Win Over Investors
To pass your valuation test, focus on developing revenue projections, validating your market opportunity, and using human resources to your advantage.
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.