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Successfully Raising Angel Funding-Part 4

“Capital isn’t scarce; vision is.” Sam Walton This is the final part of a short series of blogs on raising funds from Angel investors. We’ve looked at the Angel investor market in the UK, how to connect with them and some … Continue reading

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Successfully Raising Angel Funding-Part 3

“Do you want to spend the rest of your life selling sugared water, or do you want to change the world” Steve Jobs In the first two parts of this blog series we looked at the Angel investor space in the … Continue reading

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Successfully Raising Angel Funding-Part 2

In Part 1 we looked at the UK Angel investor community and where such investors might be located. In Part 2 we focus on how to gain their interest, the tricky aspect of: Motivating Angels “No one does anything from … Continue reading

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Successfully Raising Angel Funding – Part 1

“There is joy in the presence of the angels.” Luke 15:10 Business angels have been recognised as an important source of finance for entrepreneurial businesses for nearly 20 years in the UK and for even longer in the USA. But … Continue reading

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Where’s the magic in burnt cheese?

According to the UK Government’s department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) there are almost 1m private sector enterprises in Britain which employ between 1 and 9 people, so called micro businesses. The founders of these businesses are entrepreneurs, are … Continue reading

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