Why Connecting Is the Key to Money
Recognize that the harder you work and the better prepared you are, the more luck you might have.
My palms were sweaty. I had worked so hard to get to this moment. I focused on looking professional and not having a nervous expression on my face, but it was hard to cover up my anticipation.
Was he really going to write the check for $25,000 to help fund my new business? Or was I going to have to go back to square one and try to find funding elsewhere?
Let me back up a second and tell you how I got here.
I was twenty-five years old and had never raised ...