Egypt has made front page news for the past week as social unrest has taken its toll on the country. In response to chronic rioting, the Egyptian government has shut down internet service to the county. This has prevented the country’s citizens from communicating with the outside world. Human rights organizations have condemned this action […]
You must deploy effective communication techniques with angel investors. To obtain results, you have to inspire with enthusiasm. Investors have to get excited about your corporation in order to invest in it. This requires speaking to the specific personality type of the investor.
The most important attribute you must add to your pitch for investors is a complete understanding of the financial opportunity. Angel investors want to know more about what’s in the deal for them. Details about your company’s product convey benefits for customers. Although this is important, you should limit that part of your pitch to […]
A startup company that provides web-based tools for simplifying hiring of new employees has raised $100,000 of seed money. The Resumator has a system for helping businesses recruit, track, and select prospective employees. The new funding follows the company’s launch from a tech incubator environment, which has supplied the funding.
Entrepreneurs tend to incorrectly view angel investors and venture capital firms as identical sources of capital. Although both seek sound companies in which to invest, there are differences in their approaches.
Did the holidays take their toll on your waist line? Maybe so but that’s the wrong kind of bootcamp. This is a boot camp charged with teaching you how to secure funding for your startup. This boot camp for entrepreneurs is conducted by Maverick Angels, an angel investing network who not only funds startups but […]
Remember when Facebook was a social networking site mostly for the world’s youth? Now, Facebook is the talk of every investment banker and Wall Street investor not just because it represents what many feel is the biggest investment opportunity of the modern age but because it has opened the door for sites like Groupon, Pandora, […]
Startup companies tend to incorrectly believe that finding investors is a difficult process. Actually, angel investors usually have money available for which they can’t find good business opportunities. In order to stand out as a viable investment, entrepreneurs simply need to focus on a few essential elements.