Finding an Angel Investor in a Day: Get It Done Right, Get It Done Fast!

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This step-by-step guide written by best selling business author and syndicated columnist Rhonda Abrams takes the mystery out of raising money and provides entrepreneurs a clear, comprehensive understanding of angel financing.

Topics include: the valuation process and getting the best valuation for your company; preparing your business for the investment process; finding and convincing an investor; 12 key presentation slides; equity ownership calculation worksheets; questions ...

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Overview

This step-by-step guide written by best selling business author and syndicated columnist Rhonda Abrams takes the mystery out of raising money and provides entrepreneurs a clear, comprehensive understanding of angel financing.

Topics include: the valuation process and getting the best valuation for your company; preparing your business for the investment process; finding and convincing an investor; 12 key presentation slides; equity ownership calculation worksheets; questions investors will ask and red flags for investors; staging investment rounds to maximize your equity ownership; understanding investors’ expected ROI; glossary of key financing terms; and negotiating the best deal.
Kinkos founder and angel investor, Paul Orfalea, shares real world advice in the foreword to this guide. Finding an Angel Investor In A Day will help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to get a business funded—fast!
From the Publisher
Are you looking for money to start or expand your business? Do you wonder how to locate someone with the funds to help you achieve your dreams? Do you want to learn how to make the kind of pitch that will cause potential investors to whip out their checkbooks? Then this book is for you!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780974080185
  • Publisher: Planning Shop, The
  • Publication date: 3/25/2007
  • Series: In a Day Series
  • Pages: 180
  • Sales rank: 1,433,025
  • Product dimensions: 7.59 (w) x 9.05 (h) x 0.58 (d)

Meet the Author

The Planning Shop specializes in creating business resources for entrepreneurs. Our books and products are based on years of real-world experience and they share the secrets and strategies of entrepreneurs, CEOs, investors, and lenders. The Planning Shop's books have been used to launch, run, and grow successful businesses in every industry.

Joseph R. Bell is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He has an MBA in Finance from Michigan State University and a Law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Joe managed the Rutt Bridges Venture Capital Fund and was COO for the Colorado-based CTEK Angels, which provides entrepreneurs with expertise, resources, and capital sources.

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Table of Contents

Step 1: What an Angel Investor Will Do for You
Step 2: How to Find an Angel Investor
Step 3: Make Yourself a Good Catch
Step 4: The Pitch
Step 5: Valuation
Step 6: The Term Sheet
Step 7: Due Diligence
Step 8: After the Deal
Troubleshooting

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