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Four Ways to Pitch Like a Shark Tank Contestant

The hit ABC show Shark Tank is a great source of inspiration for entrepreneurs, who are struggling to perfect their investor pitches. Since the first episode of the show aired back in 2009, many great deals have been made between the sharks and the entrepreneurs and many successful products have been funded like Scrub Daddy,…

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3 Ways to Achieve Startup Success Before Raising Money

The lack of money has been the reason why many talented and highly-skilled people have given up on their startup dreams. If there isn’t enough cash to get you going, the idea of risking it all (meaning quitting your job and losing your stable paycheck) seems so crazy.

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Crafting the Perfect Pitch: The Early Pitch Decks of Airbnb, BuzzFeed, LinkedIn, and YouTube

Looking at the success stories of billion-dollar companies like Airbnb, BuzzFeed, LinkedIn, and YouTube, makes people wonder how these companies become that successful. The start for each and every one of these companies was no different from the start of all startups.

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HeyDoc!
The Pitcher 2017 Runner-Up HeyDoc! Is Fundraising!

Are you looking for the next hot startup to add to your investment portfolio? Look no further! We are excited to share that HeyDoc!, The Picther 2017 runner-up, is currently fundraising!

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Financial mistakes
Three Beyond-Money Investment Motivators You Should Know About

VCs and angel investors trust entrepreneurs with their money on daily basis. The return in cash, of course, is the main motivator (most of the times) behind their investments, yet there are other powers that keep the investors active in the very risky and highly-competitive startup environment.

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Team
Top Team Attributes to Highlight in Your Investor Pitch

It is a well-known fact that all investors, who know what they are doing, rarely invest in a company just because they like the idea. There are many more factors that play a key role and one of these factors that has a lot to do with the capabilities, the experience, and collectiveness of the…

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The Pitcher 2017 Participant SWEATers App Secures an Investment

One of the pitchers at The Pitcher 2017 SWEATers App has secured an investment from Monitise MEA General Manager Fırat İşbecer, Dore Group Finance Manager Kaan Boyner, Vepa Group Chairman Önder Öztarhan, A National Basketball Team and Fenerbahçe Doğuş players Sinan Güler and Umur Özal with 3 million TRY valuation of the company.

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Brand advocates
7 Phrases (+ one extra tip) That Investors Really Want to Hear in Your Pitch

The process of crafting the perfect pitch is long and passes different stages. From collecting all needed data and arranging it in presentation slides through practicing the whole pitch and polishing the last details before the big day – it is all a truly exciting journey. During the process of development, many entrepreneurs make significant…

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How to Master the 5 Minute Investor Pitch

Contrary to the popular opinion, pitching events are rarely just about pitching. The opportunity for networking with like-minded entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts along with the chance to meet and connect with investors brings much more to the table to all pitchers and attendees. However, the startup teams, who pitch the investors, tend to forget how…

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E-Sport Akademi, the Winner of The Pitcher 2017, Secures Seed Investment

Not even a month after The Pitcher 2017 took place, we are happy to announce that E-Sport Akademi, the winning startup of this year’s event, has secured seed investment with a valuation of 1 million TL from Abdullah Özgün, an investor the team met during the event! It is the third investment for E-Sport Akademi. The…

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