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Who Are Angel Investors? – and Why It Matters

Joe Johnson, Ph.D.
Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert.

Angels are responsible for much of the startup growth in the United States. Because they’re more willing to invest in early-stage companies, angels have a huge impact on high-growth ventures. While they’re helping …

Negotiating the ‘Right’ Deal

Joe Johnson, Ph.D.
Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert.

The experience of negotiating a deal with a startup can run the gamut from smooth to difficult. The factors affecting the process include: the valuation of the company, the terms specified in the …

Investing in the Right Team

Joe Johnson, Ph.D.
Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert.

A great business idea is only as good as the people behind it. The right team will work together for the success of their business plan from point of nurturing a nascent idea …