Archive for January, 2011

Who needs a business partner?

Friday, January 28, 2011 13:18 2 Comments

There’s a common misconception of the typical entrepreneur being a charismatic individual business person, not needing or wanting a partner’s help in driving forward his all conquering venture. Think Richard Branson, Bill Gates, or the latest film idol, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook fame. Yes they were the front men and there’s no doubt that they [...]

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How much does it cost to find an Investor?

Thursday, January 6, 2011 16:23 29 Comments

The first question is should it cost anything? After all it is the Investors who have money, so why should they charge in order to pitch to them? Well, actually almost all Investors don’t charge a penny for entrepreneurs to present an investment case to them. Investors are not looking to make money from people [...]

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