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updated 9/4/2011 8:16:57 AM ET 2011-09-04T12:16:57

Angel investors can provide you not only with the money to take your small business to the next level, but also real-world experience, advice and a cache of industry connections. But are you giving investors the information they need to continue the conversation and open their wallets?

Since your first impression is crucial when approaching investors, here's a look at some of the must-haves for pitching your business:

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