How To Grow A Company Without Venture Capital
MARCH 14, 2016
As an entrepreneur, though, you should look no further than Fab.com as a cautionary tale of venture capital. Funding on Your Terms.
My Advice To Entrepreneurs: Consider Canada For Your Startup
APRIL 7, 2016
It was there that we founded and grew the company until we raised our venture round in 2013. Photo credit: Canada flag from Shutterstock.
5 Business Plan Secrets For A Successful Tech Startup
APRIL 26, 2016
In no small way, the success of your venture will depend on the details of your business plan. Here are five essential tips to keep in mind: 1.
Entrepreneurs, Commit Not These 7 Deadly Sins
MARCH 31, 2016
By Tom Walker, president & CEO of Rev1 Ventures. To be successful, your business plan must match milestones to the sources of capital. 7.
Top Five Things VCs Want
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Competition for venture capital is fierce, especially among startups. Thinking Aloud Al Goldstein startup venture capital.
When To Bet On A Startup
JUNE 24, 2014
According to the National Venture Capital Association , the amount of money that VC’s invested rose 8% to nearly $30 billion in 2013.
[Infographic] How Small Businesses Get Funding
NOVEMBER 15, 2012
Only 1 in 10 companies don’t ever ask for capital injection. Others Funding funding strategy raising money small business venture capita
Think Long To Succeed In The Immediate
MAY 31, 2016
By Dana A. Develop and evolve your company’s product brands through your customer’s eyes. In short, plan the work and work the plan. Think 1 to 3.
Top 7 Soft Skills Of Successful Entrepreneurs
JANUARY 14, 2015
With them working there, she then asked if the venture capitalist wanted to drop in on them in the garage to see what they were up to.
7 Ways To Create Your Own Success
JULY 5, 2015
Most entrepreneurs do not start out with millions in venture capital funding or advice from Mark Cuban sitting in their inbox.
Startups On Startups: Entrepreneurs Reveal Best Advice For Building A Business
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
By Tom Walker, president & CEO of Rev1 Ventures. He’s formed multiple venture capital funds, founded angel groups, and is an angel investor. Tom
Cyber Thieves Take A Bite Out Of Summer
JULY 2, 2015
by Andrew Bagrin, founder and Chief Executive Officer of My Digital Shield (MDS). Just ask the new faces on our #BreachDuJour roster.
5 Key Growth Metrics Every Enterprise Startup Should Track
SEPTEMBER 7, 2014
by TX Zhuo , managing partner at Karlin Ventures. TX Zhuo is a managing partner of Karlin Ventures , an L.A.-based Revenue Growth.
The 20/20/20 Rule: A Road Map To Marketplace Success
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
by TX Zhuo , managing partner at Karlin Ventures. TX Zhuo is a managing partner of Karlin Ventures , an L.A.-based
Startups.Co Launches Entrepreneur Fundraising Resource, Funding 101
JANUARY 6, 2013
venture capital venture funding“The truth is that fundraising is hard,” says Schroter.
The Ultimate CEO Twitter List
JULY 3, 2012
FrancisBoulle : CEO of FundMine Francis Boulle talks angel investment and venture capital on @FrancisBoulle. CEOs: they’re just like us!
Seven Questions Startups Should Ask To Get On Store Shelves
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
The company ultimately sold to Northwood Venture Capital in 2010. Zevia Natural Soda was a brand I helped build, nearly from conception.
7 Things Every New Entrepreneur Must Know
MARCH 7, 2013
There’s so much venture capital out there that everyone thinks their idea is worthy of hundreds of thousands in angel investor dollars.
New Crowdfunding Site CrowdIt To Incorporate Mentoring, Networking
MARCH 22, 2013
The Springfield, Missouri-based startup is privately held and backed by venture capital firm Baron VC.
The Complete Startup Reading List
MAY 10, 2012
From choosing cofounders to raising capital to overcoming failure, there are lessons for startups every step of the way in this book. Rework.
Why Your Startup Hasn’t Gotten Funded
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
Venture Capitalist have investors as well. Consequently, venture capital is a hits business. You can. This was written for you.
6 Things Not To Say When Pitching To Investors
MARCH 5, 2013
According to the Angel Capital Association , in 2008, angel investor groups put, on average, $1.77 by Daniela Baker. million into 6.3
Shark Tank Lessons for Startups
APRIL 6, 2016
In an earlier article, we had suggested not to get into a startup venture, unless your product or solution is 10 X better, 10 X cheaper or faster.
Why You Should Run Your City Like A Startup
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
According to Silicon Valley venture capitalist, Ron Conway “ culture is the greatest legacy a founder can leave.” 90 percent of startups fail.
Ten Ways To Lose A Deal
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
Adams, authors of “ Venture Capital For Dummies ® “ You’ve managed to get the attention of well-established venture capitalists.
Take The Shot: Economic Inefficiencies Open Doors For Entrepreneurs
DECEMBER 12, 2012
The company you keep will drive your venture forward and you’ll enjoy the journey every step of the way. 9. By Melissa Thompson, Talk Session.
Five Learnings Of Growing From A Local Online Startup To An International Business
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
By Willem Nout, project manager and Head of Search for Flipit.com. started out working for Imbull almost four years ago. Plan for growth.
Grocery’s True Competition
JANUARY 6, 2016
Quick and easy meals are now the go-to, and because of that, grocery retailers have to capitalize on the opportunity to cater to this new culture.
Why A Woman Needs An MBA To Succeed In Business
OCTOBER 6, 2014
by Frances Kweller, founder and CEO of Kweller Prep. Ideas are nothing. Execution is everything. While It requires a specific skill set. As
10 Ways To Win In 2014: An Entrepreneurs’ Guide To A Successful Startup
JANUARY 21, 2014
The more an entrepreneur can do personally, the more the entrepreneur is investing in the venture and can allocate financial resources elsewhere. 7.
Ten Reasons Entrepreneurs Keep Getting Younger
SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
Many launched small businesses to tide them over until they could find a “real” job and eventually just stopped looking when their new venture stuck.
6 Ways To Make Your Startup More Attractive To Investors — Even With A Criminal History
OCTOBER 14, 2014
by Catherine Hoke, founder and CEO of Defy Ventures. To find out more about how Defy Ventures can help you or someone you love, click here.
[Video] TED Talk: Startups Aren’t Just For California
JUNE 15, 2012
Where is all the venture capital? 3. The inspiration of necessity: only 1% of the world is educated past high school. 2.
The Desert Less Traveled
JULY 27, 2011
by Ross Cohen, BeenVerified.com. wish I could write this as a step-by-step guide to start-up success, but unfortunately it’s not possible.
5 Top Tips To Get Your Start-Up Off The Ground
APRIL 12, 2016
To succeed in today’s competitive and cutthroat business world, you will need to have a great deal of drive, enthusiasm, passion, and determination.
[Seoul] Serviced Office Cum Business Incubator WAHA Offices Opens New Location
FEBRUARY 25, 2014
“We see ourselves as partners as we aim to help firms to accelerate their growth.
[New York] INGENUITY 2013
OCTOBER 11, 2013
Events & Happenings event INGENUITY innovation New York New York Venture Capital Association startup Dashlane. Miner. Partpic. Shake.
Amsterdam’s Rockstart Accelerator Sees Good First Year, Announces 2nd Edition
JANUARY 14, 2013
Amsterdam-based startup accelerator Rockstart last year launched a program to find and support ten teams of startup founders in Europe.
[Event] [Singapore] Techventure 2012, Failcon Singapore And TechInnovation 2012
SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
. Techventure , one of Asia’s topmost events for the venture capital community to engage with the latest technology entrepreneurs, is back.
Twelve Ways To Use Entrepreneurial Thinking To Help Our Schools
AUGUST 17, 2011
They’re resourceful because they have to constantly look for capital. Today’s downturn has a twist. How does one “think like an entrepreneur”?