Rondam Ramblings: Things I wish someone had told me before I started angel investing


18 bookmarks. First posted by slogger july 2017.


Cool kids don't beg, they decide who they allow to invest in their companies. And they want investors... who know what they are doing, who have a thick rolodex of potentially useful contacts, and deep enough pockets to do follow-on investments.. If you want to make money angel investing, you really have to treat it as a full time job, not because it makes you more likely to pick the winners, but because it makes it more likely that the winners will pick you.
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august 2017 by jslu
Back in 2005 I suddenly found myself sitting on a big pile of money after the Google IPO so I did what any young nouveau-riche high-tech dilettante would do: I started angel investing. I figured it would be more fun to be the beggee than the beggor for a change, and I was right about that. via Pocket
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july 2017 by objczl
Back in 2005 I suddenly found myself sitting on a big pile of money after the Google IPO so I did what any young nouveau-riche high-tech dilettante would do: I started angel investing. I figured it would be more fun to be the beggee than the beggor for a change, and I was right about that. But I was wrong about just about everything else, and I got a very expensive education as a result.
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july 2017 by GameGamer43
Truth, I think, about angel investing:
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july 2017 by lemonodor
Back in 2005 I suddenly found myself sitting on a big pile of money after the Google IPO so I did what any young nouveau-riche high-tech dilettante would do: I…
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july 2017 by joeybaker
Things I wish someone had told me before I started angel investing
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july 2017 by slogger