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This article discusses the steps involved in the process of raising money from the first handshake to the cash-in-hand.
This article provides several looks at simple depreciation, including one entrepreneur's example.
This article provides insight into fast growth company potential investors--venture capitalists.
There are many ways to read financial statements. This information will add understanding to your own reading of your financial statements.
Numerous factors affect how angels value a company. Primary are the strength of the management team and the size of the opportunity, or a company's potential to scale. Accompanying this article is a valuation worksheet that entrepreneurs can use to better understand what investors look for and to identify factors that can justify higher pre-money valuations. Investors will find it useful to compare companies and determine whether valuation should be higher or lower.
Alec Dingee, Chairman and Co-Founder of MIT Mentoring Services shares his insight to how investor's view the current economic climate. Review his research: 2009 is a period of historic economic turmoil and uncertainty. The Bad News: Investors Hate Uncertainty.
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