Monthly Archives: November 2016

6 Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Build the Best Pitch Deck Possible

6 Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Build the Best Pitch Deck Possible

Getting an investor on board with a startup often starts with an elevator pitch. Once this short pitch catches the investor’s attention, it is time for a more formal and longer pitch at a scheduled time. Importantly, this pitch should not be a one-way presentation. When entrepreneurs simply talk at investors for 30 minutes without… Read More…

6 Considerations for Startups Considering Convertible Debt

6 Considerations for Startups Considering Convertible Debt

Convertible notes have become a common way of raising capital among entrepreneurs. The use of convertible notes offers a number of benefits over more traditional fundraising options for both entrepreneurs and investors. However, convertible notes can prove confusing and complicated. Furthermore, some parties have taken advantage of the complications involved with convertible debt to place… Read More…

6 Reasons International Investors are Paying Attention to Ethiopia

6 Reasons International Investors are Paying Attention to Ethiopia

Ethiopia boasts one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa with a number of industries holding great promise for investors. Individuals from around the world have turned their gaze to Ethiopia in search of new, exciting investment opportunities. Ethiopia is Africa’s second most populous country, with 95 million individuals who are driving economic development and achieving… Read More…