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How to Find and Attract Investors for Your Business

Language: English
All Levels

Course description

Welcome to our course on How to Find and Attract Investors for Your Business.

This course is designed for new or existing entrepreneurs seeking financing to start or grow their small business or startup.

By the end of the course, you will:

- Understand the outside financing world, 

- Grasp the challenge of financing your business, 

- Learn how to estimate your financing needs,

- Understand the difference between debt and equity financing,

- Understand how investors think and what kind of investors are out there, 

- Improve your skills on how to find investors and how to convince them to invest in your business,

- Will learn the investment process, how long it takes and what are the investor expectations,

- Benefit from the 7 types of online resources where to find investors,

- Receive suggestions about participation on local networking events in your city.

The ideal student for this course is a new or existing entrepreneur that is looking for financing for their small business or startup, or an individual looking to launch a new product or service, grow an existing business, or even a full-time employee or student looking to start a business career.

There are no technical requirements necessary to enroll.  We only ask that you come open minded and ready to learn and ready to take some risks.

In order to attend this course, you need to follow the course videos, access additional websites provided in the course, utilize the templates and checklists provided and engage with the course participants and instructor.

If you need personal support, I am here to help!

The instructor for this course is AJ who brings a wealthy business and educational background including 20 years of business experience having founded and developed multiple companies.  Also, AJ has an educational background teaching Entrepreneurship courses to University students.

Check out the course description and we look forward to seeing you enroll in this course.

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Course overview - 12

  • Introduction

  • The challenge of financing

  • Financing needs

  • Equity vs debt financing

  • What is an investor

  • Where to find investors

  • How to convince investors

  • Investment process

  • Online platforms for investors

  • Investor expectations and exit strategies

  • Participating in local networking events

  • Conclusion

Learners who have already enrolled in this course

Meet your instructor

Skillay Academy
Skillay AcademyConsultant
An Entrepreneur, a Project Manager, a Communication Specialist and a Digital Marketing Lover ... Over 20 years of experience in management consulting with specific focus on communications as a Managing Partner at Management and Development Associates (MDA), a management consulting company. Providing Consulting Services to private, public, non-government and government organizations as well as international corporations, development organizations and donors. Online Course Instructor at Skillay Academy - 33 online courses published weekly at skillashare.com. Practical tips videos published on YouTube. University Lecturer teaching the New Venture Development / Business Planning course. With MDA, we became the best management consulting company in the region Trained offline more than 10,000 people on various topics for managers and entrepreneurs Boosted Skillay from 0 to 14k online students in less than 2 years - More than 20 years of experience in Communications and Public Relations, Management & Marketing Consulting, Digital Marketing. - Project Management experience in complex Marketing and Communications Projects for various Public and Private clients. - Management Trainer with experience in delivering results based training programs to various audiences including executive level. Training Expertise in Project Management, Team Building, Leadership, Management, Project Cycle Management, Time Management, Communication Skills, Presentation Skills, etc. - Valuable experience with Digital Marketing, Social Media and Affiliate Marketing. If you want to contact me, please ping me at any time: Email ardian.jashari@mda.al LinkedIn /ardian Twitter @ajashari Facebook /ard.jashari.50