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What to do if your startup is running out of money?

Time and money are two things people always seem to find themselves short of. When it comes to the competitive world of entrepreneurship, a company can be made or broken by how effectively it utilizes its resources. Too many startups have run out of cash and been forced to shut their offices. Having a poor […]

Typing up an effective cold email requires some skill

Typing up an effective cold email requires some skill. The majority of people have no idea how to properly format an email to gain a response. If you manage to learn how to type a fantastic cold email, you’ve placed yourself far ahead of the competition. For an entrepreneur who’s making a startup, emails are […]

What Happens When Things Aren’t Going Your Way for Your Startup?

No matter who they may be, every CEO has undergone through times when they realize that things aren’t working out for them. While this might as well be very true, what is not completely true is the feeling that generally accompanies them. They may feel alone and that this problem is unique to them only. […]

Fundraising vs Crowdfunding for Your Startup’s Initial Funding?

These days startup looking for fundraising has never been easier. The vast number of financing options available has made it difficult for most people to know which one is best suited for their company. Knowing where to search for financing based on a company’s stage in the startup lifecycle can help entrepreneurs gain proper funding […]

Should You be Approaching Angel Investors or VCs for Your Seed Round Funding?

While not every single startup needs to raise money to scale, most startups require some investors money to expand their business. When the time has finally come to fundraise, there are tons of potential sources for funding your budding startup. For this article, we shall discuss whether approaching an angel investor or venture capital for […]

How to Host and Run a Successful Board Meeting?

As the founder of your company, it’s one of your many responsibilities to run the company’s board meetings. Throughout your career, you’ll have to experience both running board meetings and attending as an investor or independent member. If this is managed poorly or without an aligned goal in place, these meetings can become incredibly stressful […]

How to Build Your Very First Cap Table as a First Time Startup Founder?

If your startup was a movie on the big screen, the cap table would be the credits rolling at the end of its view. For any up-and-coming founder, it’s vital to have a detailed understanding of who owns what at each stage of the business. This is true whether you’re doing diligence for raising money […]

Should You Join a Startup Incubator or Raise Money Directly for Your First Round of Funding?

As a founder of a brand new startup, you’ll be dealing with various hurdles, from developing a business plan to building a team, to attracting customers and so on. However, one major challenge that stands out among the rest is raising funds. From entrepreneurs who succeed in starting up their own business to a financial […]

How Do Angel Investors Do Due Diligence?

One of the most talked about topics in the investing industry is how much due diligence investor should do before deciding to invest. How does that relate to you if you’re looking to raise money? This is important because we want to know the process that goes through the investor’s mind when deciding to invest […]

What are some examples of successful pitch decks for raising money?

Wilson PengEditor at AngelMatch We all know the importance of having a solid pitch deck when raising money for your startup. Every successful startup that you can think of had a killer pitch deck to start. You’ve probably done a good amount of Googling on pitch deck examples before landing onto this article. From your […]