After the age of twelve, when we’ve finally secured an allowance from our parents, most of us try to avoid asking for money. It’s awkward. But unfortunately, for most entrepreneurs (apart from those who have won the lottery or received a hefty endowment) it’s also unavoidable.
If you’re looking to start a business, there will come a time quite soon when you’ll have to make a pitch to potential investors. The success of this pitch will determine whether or not you receive funding and can move forward with your business.
So needless to say, you best be prepared. Even the most eloquent of speakers can stumble under the pressure of the situation or a tricky question. But by anticipating what you’ll be asked and rehearsing your responses, you can avoid costly slip-ups.
Here is a list of 5 topics you should be ready to discuss: (more…)