Not all businesses are good candidates for angel investment. If you're wondering how to get angel investment, ask yourself these 5 questions first.

Venture Capital and Angel Investors

Ask Yourself These 5 Things Before You Seek Angel Investment

Not all businesses are good candidates for angel investment. If you're wondering how to get angel investment, ask yourself these 5 questions first.

By Tim Berry |

10 Tips for Finding Outside Investors for Your Business

Do you know how to get outside funding? Here are 10 tips to maximize your chances of success and figure out what kind of funding is best for your business.

By Tim Berry |

4 Pillars to Nailing Your Investor Pitch

Sometimes investment pitches don’t work out because the businesses themselves aren’t as solid as they should be. The reason? They’re missing one of these four pillars needed to win investment.

By Uzair Khan |

How to Pitch to Investors in 10 Minutes and Get Funded

Sometimes you only get 10 minutes to pitch your business idea to investors. Here's a pitch format that has worked successfully for both veteran and first-time startup CEOs to secure funding.

By Caroline Cummings |

The Real Reason You Should Audition for Shark Tank

The chances of making it on Shark Tank are slim indeed. Maybe you’ll be one of the lucky few to make it on the show and land a deal, but the true benefits lie the process of preparing to audition.

By Amethyst Tagney |

How to Fund Your Startup Without Losing Control

Private equity can be the infusion of cash you need to get your startup off the ground—but you run the risk of losing control of your business. Here's how to prevent this from happening.

By Rich McIver |

Venture Capital Funding and the Sexism You Can’t Quite Prove

Female founders have a hard time securing venture capital. Is the landscape improving—and why is VC funding so hard for women to get in the first place?

By Briana Morgaine |

4 Reasons You Might Not Want to Be VC Funded

Venture capital funding sounds like a dream come true—but is it right for your business? Here are 4 reasons why you might not want to consider VC funding.

By Marc Prosser |

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Not all businesses are good candidates for angel investment. If you're wondering how to get angel investment, ask yourself these 5 questions first.