Introduction to Investment Readiness

Introduction to Investment Readiness
Learn the six elements of investment readiness.

Course Outline

Unit 1

  1. Investment readiness overview
  2. Getting started with Investment Readiness
  3. Alternative sources of capital
  4. Alternative sources: Government funding
  5. Capital requirements
  6. Attracting investors - Part I
  7. Attracting investors - Part 2
  8. Getting ready to raise
  9. Valuation and fundraising
  10. Talking to investors

Unit 2

  1. What is traction?
  2. Demonstrate traction
  3. The right team
  4. Study your market
  5. Business model
  6. Launched product
  7. Competitive advantage
  8. Investor alignment
  9. Financial projections

Self-Assessment

  1. Self-assessment

About the Course

Thinking of raising money? Get investment-ready and transform your startup.

In this free course, we share useful tips to help you save time and avoid pitfalls as you organize your seed fundraising round. This fast-moving course features strategic and practical tactics every entrepreneur should consider when fundraising.

Takeaways

  • Insights on raising money
  • A six-point plan for fundraising
  • A roadmap to prepare investor-ready documents
  • An understanding of the language investors use
  • Tips on pitching to investor