Article by Fabafterfifty
Looking back at some back episodes of ‘Dragon’s Den’, I was delighted to see that the first entrepreneur to get dragon funding was 63 years old – although 4 out of the 5 dragons had dismissed his business plan as being flawed, and only one dragon (James Caan) saw its viability and made an offer.
It made me think about how they would react to my business should I ever put myself in the den. Would I be able to get all 5 dragons on side or would none see its merits?
I’m not even about to think about company value or percentage of business I would exchange for a specific level of investment, but I thought it would be a good exercise for me to see if my business...