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From Entrepreneur to Investor

From Entrepreneur to Investor

I define myself as an entrepreneur, and have been so, for most than half of my life (currently I’m 32 years old). However I believe I’m just starting to understand and to be an entrepreneur. But I have a very clear mind on what I want to

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Selling a Business Idea to an Investor IV – Post Mortem

Selling a Business Idea to an Investor IV – Post Mortem

Last year we started at An Entrepreneur Blog a series of video post, were we gave advice of how to sell a business idea to an Investor. Throughout this series we dealt with how to prepare for the meeting, going to the meeting and making a follow-up

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Selling a Business Idea to an Investor III – Follow-up

Selling a Business Idea to an Investor III – Follow-up

We have presented our business idea to an investor or group of investors and now we have to do the follow-up. To start, we might have several tasks that the investor left us, such as sending him a copy of the presentation or making a correction. It

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Selling a Business Idea to an Investor II – It’s time!

Selling a Business Idea to an Investor II – It’s time!

A couple weeks ago we started this series where we talk about suggestions to take into account when seeking financial aid from investors. In the first part we talked about the process of preparing yourself and your team for this process, mainly from a mental point of

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How much money should you ask your investors for?

How much money should you ask your investors for?

When we have a business idea and we want it to become an actual business, we have to define many things in our business plan: Which is the product or service we are going to sell, the business model, the value chain, the market size, the operations

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The order affects the outcome: First traction then investment

The order affects the outcome: First traction then investment

Some days ago I was watching my news feed on Facebook when I saw a phrase from Juan Diego Calle, Founder and CEO of dotCo: “Worry more about getting traction for your business and less about raising money. If you get traction, you’ll raise money. It’s not

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The importance of the Proof of Concept

The importance of the Proof of Concept

Entrepreneurs build their life around ideas. The beginning of every new project came from an idea someone had at any given time. However with all this ideas, as great as they can be, we have to validate them and make them real. This is not an easy

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Key Aspects for Selling an Entrepreneurship Idea

Key Aspects for Selling an Entrepreneurship Idea

Every person has ideas on a daily basis. However very few of those ideas become a business project, in the form of a product or a service. Of the many ideas that have become a business project, you can see that some ideas are very complex while

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