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Angel Investing Tips For Startups

By Martin at October 28, 2013 | 11:55 am | 0 Comment

Angel Investing Tips For Startups

Fundraising is brutal. Actually, according to Paul Graham of Y-Combinator fame, “Raising money is the second hardest part of starting a startup. The hardest part is making something people want.” More startups may fail for that reason, but a close second is the difficulty of raising money. A while back, I outlined “The 10 Best Sources of Cash to Start Your more...

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10 Easy Ways To Get Funding For Your Startup Company

By Martin at October 1, 2013 | 8:15 am | 0 Comment

10 Easy Ways To Get Funding For Your Startup Company

Every investor expects to see some business traction, both before and after a funding event. If you have been working 20 hours a day, and spent your last dollar, but have no results to show, investors will be sympathetic, but will probably tell you that your dream doesn’t have wheels. Traction means forward progress. I hear a lot of entrepreneurs contemplating their more...

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Why Your Startup Got Rejected For Funding By VCs?

By Martin at July 3, 2013 | 8:15 am | 0 Comment

Why Your Startup Got Rejected For Funding By VCs?

New entrepreneurs often seem to confuse viability with fundability. Certainly a non-viable business should be not fundable, but many viable businesses are also not fundable. Thus when an investor declines your funding request, you need to curb your anger and understand the real reason for this outcome. In my experience, here are the most common issues that cause more...

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Super Angel Is New Alternative For Venture Capitals

By Martin at June 27, 2013 | 10:20 am | 0 Comment

Super Angel Is  New Alternative For Venture Capitals

It is no secret that the world of venture capital (VCs) was turned upside down by the recent Recession, and many other changes in the marketplace. I see now emerging a new wave of investors, popularly known as “super-Angels,” micro-VCs, or “super-seed” investors. Every early-stage startup should explore this new funding alternative. Examples of some leaders in more...

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What Type Of Startup Get Funded By Venture Capitalists?

By Martin at April 25, 2013 | 8:27 am | 0 Comment

What Type Of Startup Get Funded By Venture Capitalists?

I’m a strong believer that investors invest in people, before they invest in a business plan, or an idea. But I continue to learn that there are a host of other factors, maybe not even related to you or your business, that could keep you from getting the funding that you need. You may not have control over many of these, but it helps to know, for planning purposes, what more...

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Ten Creative Ways To Fund Your Startup Company

By Martin at March 7, 2013 | 8:41 am | 0 Comment

Ten Creative Ways To Fund Your Startup Company

Every startup needs access to capital, whether for funding product development, for initial rollout efforts, acquiring inventory, or paying that first employee. Most entrepreneurs think first of bank loans as the primary source of money, only to find out that banks are really the least likely benefactors for startups. Thus “creative” really means maximizing non-bank more...

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5 Quick Help Tips For Entrepreneurs To Raise Funding

By Martin at November 26, 2012 | 8:38 am | 0 Comment

5 Quick Help Tips For Entrepreneurs To Raise Funding

Don’t charge the hill until you are “ready.” This probably seems obvious to military types, but I see entrepreneurs violating this rule all the time. They approach key potential investors way too early, trying to talk their way up the hill, with no supporting business plan, and before they have a support team around them. Needless to say, they usually get shot down, more...

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Seven Ways To Raise Funds For Your Startups

By ajay at October 2, 2012 | 11:01 am | 0 Comment

Seven Ways To Raise Funds For Your Startups

Seven Ways To Raise Funds For Your Startups 1. Fundable Fundable makes the process of reaching out and raising capital far more effective. Startups can now present their ideas in a clear, public manner and solicit funding from any source for any amount. 2. CircleUp CircleUp would help you to find and invest in retail start-ups. And would also help more...

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Simple Tips To Raise Funding From Angel Investors

By Martin at September 22, 2012 | 9:07 am | 0 Comment

Simple Tips To Raise Funding From Angel Investors

Fundraising is brutal. Actually, according to Paul Graham, “Raising money is the second hardest part of starting a startup. The hardest part is making something people want.” More startups may fail for that reason, but a close second is the difficulty of raising money. A while back, I outlined “The 10 Best Sources of Cash to Start Your Business” for startups, more...

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Working on a Sports Projects? Need Funding?Then Try Sportfunder

By VisionwizTeam at September 8, 2012 | 11:24 am | 0 Comment

Working on a Sports Projects? Need Funding?Then Try Sportfunder

Working on a sports projects? Need funding? Then try Sportfunder. What Is Sportfunder? Sportfunder is an international crowdfunding platform that aims to raise funds for sports related projects. The sole purpose of the website is to help sportspeople and sporting organisations raise funds and sponsorship via 'the crowd' so that they may reach their true more...

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