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How to Build Your LinkedIn Profile to Attract Investors

Colleen McKenna — January 17, 2018 Follow @Colleen_Intero — January 17, 2018 Over the years, we’ve written about the importance of your LinkedIn profile for prospects, customers/clients, and potential and current employees. It’s time we turn to other key groups that will most likely…no, absolutely, vet you on LinkedIn — investors. If you are considering … Continue reading How to Build Your LinkedIn Profile to Attract Investors

How to Create Financial Projections that get Investors’ Attention

by Min Fang Follow @mfang5September 4, 2016 Entrepreneurs are passionate about their business. After all, passion is a requirement to take the leap from idea to execution. However, before making the leap, an analysis of the opportunity, resource requirements, market forces, and potential profits should be completed. That’s where financial projections come in. Unfortunately, many … Continue reading How to Create Financial Projections that get Investors’ Attention

Strategies Entrepreneurs Can Use to Stand Out to Investors

by Personal Branding Blog June 23, 2016June 23, 2016 The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. … Continue reading Strategies Entrepreneurs Can Use to Stand Out to Investors

Why Getting Valuation Right Is So Important To Retired Dividend Growth Investors

by Chuck Carnevale December 9, 2015 Follow @fastgraphsDecember 9, 2015 Introduction Although getting valuation right before you buy a stock is critically important to the long-term oriented retired dividend growth investor, it is not a short-term market timing concept.  My point is that short-term market movements are typically volatile and unpredictable.  The reason is simple.  … Continue reading Why Getting Valuation Right Is So Important To Retired Dividend Growth Investors

Alibaba Invests In Suning Stores And Investors Are Loving It

James KosurAugust 11, 2015 Alibaba is the world’s largest online marketplace and Suning is a large-scale China-based chain of electronics stores. When the two companies came together on Monday, investors noticed. Alibaba shares rose by more than 2% in after-hours trading, while the Shenzhen-listed Suning surged to the maximum 10% limit on Tuesday. The companies … Continue reading Alibaba Invests In Suning Stores And Investors Are Loving It

The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching to Investors

    Ashtyn Douglas      November 18, 2014 Angel investors spent big bucks last year. In 2013, 21.6% of entrepreneurs seeking angel investment received capital, amassing $ 24.8 billion dollars in funding. The number of thrilled awardees increased 5.5% from 2012 and total backing was up 8.3%. And venture firms gave generously as well, investing almost $ … Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching to Investors