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3 lessons from a 30 minute meeting with an investor

I sat with an investor last week that was looking for some input on a deal that was presented to him through a friend who was seeking short term financing for his company.  On occasion this individual will fund opportunities for clients of mine and we have gotten to know each other pretty well so he asked for my help.  Prior to our meeting the CFO of the company seeking his investment completed our Business Health Check (www.businessmoney.ca) and we used the results to speak about the opportunities and challenges involved with making a decision to fund this request.  Reviewing the Business Health Check results not only provided some insight into this company but also highlighted several other items that immediately came forward which most businesses Continue reading