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‘Startup Funding’ Category

January 13, 2021

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Tags: Startup Funding

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Categories: Startup Funding, Uncategorized

Every business needs cash, whether it’s an established corporation or an early startup that works out of a garage. But seed funding is particularly important for new businesses, and especially for startups just starting out. I often get the question, Which type of seed funding is right for me and where can I find it”. […]

There are 10 key metrics I look at when determining to invest in any startup. Here is some insight into what I, and other investors, might look at when deciding to invest in your startup. Startups and small businesses regularly need cash injections from investors like myself who can provide the capital they need to […]

November 13, 2020

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Tags: Pitching, Startup Funding

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Categories: Startup Funding

Getting people to invest in your startup often requires many documents and presentations. You’ll want a fantastic pitch deck, accompanied by a tremendous verbal pitch. You’ll want to include critical numbers and facts about your company, such as your current user base, projected growth, and financial information. Of course, you’ll want to highlight your team […]

November 11, 2020

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Tags: Startup Funding

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Categories: Startup Funding

The investment world is always shifting and evolving with the needs of its producers and investors. But one of the more recent and interesting changes I’ve seen in the market has been the rise of SPACs: special-purpose acquisition companies that can take the place of a traditional IPO roadshow and fundraising season. While IPOs remain […]

October 8, 2020

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Tags: startup founder

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Categories: Startup Funding

It was inevitable: leave millions of bright, restless individuals lounging about in their pajamas, wondering if and when they will get back to work, and soon they begin to think about creating their own work. For the majority, those fantasies turned out to be just disgruntled, wishful thinking. Could knowing the qualities of a startup […]

August 27, 2020

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Categories: Startup Funding

Raising capital for startups can often be tricky. Ironically, it usually costs quite a bit for startups to raise money in the initial rounds. They need to create elevator pitches, presentations, respond to information requests, and find the perfect angel investors or VC members to join the board. It’s not an easy task by any […]

August 5, 2020

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by: Jonathan Hung

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Tags: Entrepreneurs

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Categories: Startup Funding

I’m often asked if investors consider the founders personal brand or reputation when deciding to invest. There are a few common misconceptions that new entrepreneurs make. One of those is that investors make decisions about investing capital solely on the metrics of the business itself. While investors certainly scrutinize the numbers of the company, they […]