Angel Investor

An angel Investor or angel (also known as a business angel or informal investor) is an affluent individual who provides capital for a business start-up, usually in exchange for convertible debt or ownership equity. A small but increasing number of angel investors organize themselves into angel groups or angel networks to share research and pool their investment capital, as well as to provide advice to their portfolio companies.
Posts about Angel Investor
  • 10 Smart Things to Do When Writing and Updating Your Business Plan

    … This is the sixth blog post in a series by Hal Shelton, SCORE small business mentor and author of The Secrets to Writing a Successful Business Plan. You can read his previous posts for Constant Contact here. Over the last few months, I’ve discussed a number of different ways you can set yourself up for success when writing a business plan…

    Hal Shelton/ Constant Contact- 8 readers -
  • 7 Critical Business Plan Mistakes You Need to Avoid

    … will most likely result in your business plan being rejected by a potential bank lender or angel investor. Your plan needs to be well thought out with clear messages stating why you are the right person at the right time to make this a business successful. Next Steps Keep these critical mistakes in mind when writing your business plan. If you…

    Hal Shelton/ Constant Contact- 6 readers -
  • 6 Things You Should Know About Biz Stone

    … organizations like DonorsChoose, Product (RED), and the Biz & Livia Stone Foundation. However, Stone believes that conscious capitalism will become the norm. In an interview with NBC News, Biz stated the tagline for Jelly is ‘Jelly helps people,’ which began immediately after the app was launched. Jelly teamed up with Product (RED) to convert thank-you…

    Albert Costill/ Search Engine Journalin Google Facebook Twitter- 9 readers -
  • Valuable lessons from ten established thought leaders

    …. Rachel Miller ~ @AllthingsIC Rachel is a consultant, speaker and blogger specialising in internal communication and employee engagement. A former journalist, she publishes a monthly podcast on internal communication as part of the For Immediate Release network. Rachel stands out because she focuses on a sub-set of the broader communications field…

    Trevor Youngin Social Twitter- 9 readers -
  • Finding Venture Capital – Part 1

    … I decided that while seeking investors myself for a project, it would be great to educate readers on the process of obtain venture capital. It sounded a lot easier than it is once I started, and I’m slowly realizing that it’s quite a process and a lot of work is required. The idea alone is just a small piece of the puzzle. You need business plans…

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