Experienced entrepreneurs know that they are preparing for the investors due diligence from the very beginning. They establish a process that supports the development and growth of their investable company. In order to begin that process, you must know what the investors will request and why they are requesting it.
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7 Signs of a Failing Company [Infographic]
Every business fluctuates through good and bad periods, but when should you signal an SOS? Understanding the characteristics of a failing company could save your business from sinking.
Funding A Startup: 6 Items Entrepreneurs Should Address When Launching [Infographic]
The following is a list of six items you should consider addressing when launching and funding a startup:
The Perfect Entrepreneurial T-E-A-M [Infographic]
Investors look for the right team with a great product, knowing that the great product will never come to market if the team is not right. So the perfect entrepreneurial team needs to possess certain technical capacities, such as finance, marketing, engineering, design, and operations. However, it also needs to possess the right personalities that mesh well with one another in a startup setting.
What Is Corporate Venture Capital? [Infographic]
Entrepreneurs seeking Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) often don’t understand the full benefits of the investment. Find out what you need to know before partnering up with a corporate company.
How to Protect Your Intellectual Property Using Patents [Infographic]
Patents ensure innovators and entrepreneurs that no one can legally “steal” your idea. So, what kind of patent do you need? Where do you begin?
5 Steps to Creating a Company Mission Statement [Infographic]
Mission statements are very simple, which makes them exceptionally hard to formulate. There are five components to a good company mission statement.
Business Advice: Newton’s 3 Laws at Work [Infographic]
Objects in the physical world don’t move of their own accord, nor do they in economics. An important piece of business advice from professionals? Everything follows Newton’s 3 Core Laws.
Are You an Entrepreneur or Wantrepreneur? [Infographic]
Many people think they have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. What they don’t realize is that they are actually a Wantrepreneur – an individual who continuously ponders, desires or wants to start a business, acts as if they are an entrepreneur but fails to take the steps necessary to establish and operate a business.
Writing An Executive Summary: The 4 Most Important Words [Infographic]
The executive summary is typically one of the initial interactions an entrepreneur will have with an investor. Here’s how to make your best first impression.