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The 5 Easiest Ways to Find Investors

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Author: Verónica Ruiz

Do you remember Waldo? Wasn’t challenging to find his red-and-white-striped shirt, bobble hat, and glasses hidden in the middle of a crowd at first? However, once you had spotted him the first time, it became easier to do so in the next illustrations.

The same thing happens with investors: Where are they? How can you identify them? Are they in different scenarios?

To launch a startup, or to make it grow, economic support is eventually needed. As we all know, it’s not always easy to find investors. The good news is that, as it happens with Waldo, once you have found them the first time, it becomes easier. We hope the following steps will help you to learn where to look for investors and how to identify them: Continue reading

Pitching Investors: Because money doesn’t grow on trees

Author: Verónica Ruiz

Are you trying to come up with the next viral idea that will help your start-up finally take off? Or are you waiting for an investor to show up at your doorstep and say “Hey, I’m giving you some money because you’re awesome. No refunds, bye!”? If so, maybe you should wake up. This might happen to some lucky people, but odds are that you are not going to be one of them. So, the best thing you can do is to start creating an effective elevator pitch to introduce your company or idea to the world.

Let’s assume you have a great product. You have worked really hard on it, you know all the details about it and you have a thorough business plan. However, you don’t know where to find economic support. Well, here are some steps that can put you in your way to success.

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