Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Twitter Roundup

Angel Investment News:

  • VC fundraising increases at midyear point. US venture capital funds are on track to surpass 2011’s fundraising totals:
  • Microsoft to Launch Bing Fund Angel Investment Incubator:
  • Australian startups feel the tug to Silicon Valley:
  • Justin Bieber, Venture Capitalist – The Forbes Cover Story: Which other celebs have become VC’s or angels?
  • If you’re hoping to participate in Minnesota’s angel investor tax credit program, you better get your deal done now:
  • What’s the time? The economic clock suggests it’s time to invest in our businesses once again:

Business Plans & Pitching:  

  • Top tips: how to write a business plan: What’s your number 1 bit of advice for people writing their business plan?
  • How to Write and Manage an Effective Business Plan:

Fund Raising:

  • The President of Own It Ventures helps first time entrepreneurs prepare for meetings with potential angel investors:
  • VCs say a coachable entrepreneur, strong IP make convergence worth investing in
  • 5 steps to get your startup the funding it deserves: What’s your top funding tip?

Marketing & Social Media:

Start-Up & Entrepreneurship:

  • 6 start-up tips from a college dropout: 
  • 12 Insanely Great Companies Founded By Former Apple Employees: Can you think of any others?
  • 12 Entrepreneurs That Are Changing LA Forever: Who else do you think is changing the game in LA?
  • 5 Sure Signs A Startup Firm Will Succeed: What factors do you think determine a start-up’s success?

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