For Investors

Can a Term Sheet be Legally Binding?

Can a Term Sheet be Legally Binding?

As a founder, having an investor is a coveted opportunity. At some point in your investor search, a term sheet may be used. Although a term sheet is a big step in getting funded, the term sheet itself may not be the final document of agreement. While a term sheet is...

How Big are Seed Rounds?

How Big are Seed Rounds?

Every successful business owner will agree that starting is the difficult part. Even with the best idea and team backing you up, it may seem like the odds are stacked against you. For most startups, the primary challenge is capital. Without funds, that brilliant idea...

Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Angel investors provide financial capital to entrepreneurs and small businesses in exchange for an ownership state in the company or shares. These investors give money in the first stages of fundraising to support a growing company.  They often want preferred shares...

Do You Have An Entrepreneurial Mindset?

One of the critical factors of success in business and as an entrepreneur is mindset. Creating a business requires that you can imagine yourself creating a business, that you see yourself as a business owner, that you understand and can tackle the challenges of...

Investor Tool for Screening Angel Investments

Investor Tool for Screening Angel Investments

The biggest challenge of deal flow isn't finding companies to invest in. It is finding good companies to invest in. Just to make the whole process more fun, are no absolutes in angel investing, and it is impossible to define upfront exactly which companies will do...

For Startups

Can a Term Sheet be Legally Binding?

Can a Term Sheet be Legally Binding?

As a founder, having an investor is a coveted opportunity. At some point in your investor search, a term sheet may be used. Although a term sheet is a big step in getting funded, the term sheet itself may not be the final document of agreement. While a term sheet is...

How to Justify Startup Valuation: 12 Tips and Tricks

How to Justify Startup Valuation: 12 Tips and Tricks

Any entrepreneur who’s had to raise funds to get their business up and running will tell you that getting the brilliant business idea is the easy part. If you don’t have the capital, you’ll have to think about selling a share of your business to get the funds you...

How Big are Seed Rounds?

How Big are Seed Rounds?

Every successful business owner will agree that starting is the difficult part. Even with the best idea and team backing you up, it may seem like the odds are stacked against you. For most startups, the primary challenge is capital. Without funds, that brilliant idea...

Do Angel Investors Check Your Credit? Do They Care?

New business owners and entrepreneurs may have doubts about their credit when taking risks with a startup. Yet angel investors are nearby to build confidence, relying on entrepreneurial instincts. Turning to angel investors is not about borrowing money on credit. When...

Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Angel investors provide financial capital to entrepreneurs and small businesses in exchange for an ownership state in the company or shares. These investors give money in the first stages of fundraising to support a growing company.  They often want preferred shares...

News

Michael Wieser Rubbing Elbows with Sir Richard Branson

Michael Wieser Rubbing Elbows with Sir Richard Branson

What a thrill.  Unbelievably, a few weeks ago at a Toastmasters event I gave a speech on the one person, dead or alive, I would most like to meet.  Without hesitation, my speech told of my admiration of who I think is the world's greatest entrepreneur; Sir Richard...

Break Through The Crowd

Break Through The Crowd

Break Through The Crowd Break Through the Crowd is a competition that blends the best of business reality formats like Shark Tank and The Apprentice. The show has a crowdfunding focus which is a big part of how the millennial’s do business. Join Sandy and his fellow...

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