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.
Back In The Filtering Game: Entrepreneur Drawn by The Siren Call Of The Startup
AUGUST 30, 2016
It seemed as though venture capitalists were throwing money at any Internet idea they could find – no business plan required. We wanted in.
Don’t Start Up – Just Yet!
AUGUST 25, 2016
The trend toward launching without planning may be why the failure rate for venture capital-backed businesses is as high as 75 percent.
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.
SMB Predictions For 2016
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Then came the rise of the private equity firms, the explosion of Venture Capital and more recently Corporate Venturing. Security.
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.
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.
Steps To Becoming A Savvy Bootstrapper
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
Today, venture capital is a hot topic. Image credit: Bootstrapping from Shutterstock. by Brian Pontarelli, CEO of Inversoft. Market Need.
[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
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
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.
Startups.Co Launches Entrepreneur Fundraising Resource, Funding 101
JANUARY 6, 2013
venture capital venture funding“The truth is that fundraising is hard,” says Schroter.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
How To Attract Venture Capital For Your Startup
AUGUST 29, 2016
Looking for some venture capital funding to fuel the growth of your startup? Others Funding startup advice venture capital
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.
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.
Key Contracts Every Business Must Use
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
by Tej Prakash, co-founder of ShouldiSign.com. It’s these relationships that, more often than not, make a business successful. Employees. Freelancers.
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.
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.
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.
[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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
[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.
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.
StartupRoar.com – A Source Of Aggregated, Curated Entrepreneurial Content
JULY 22, 2011
Indeed, Young Upstarts is proud to be part of StartupRoar (you can find the StartupRoar widget on our sidebar).
Top 20 U.S. Tech Conferences Every Startup And SMB Should Check Out
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Apps World North America will be taking place in the tech capital of the world San Francisco on February 5th-6th February at the Moscone Center.
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.
[US] Startup Atlanta Looks To Support Entrepreneurial Ecosystem With New Online Presence
OCTOBER 1, 2013
It also includes Atlanta’s startup deal flow , outlining angel investments and venture capital that support promising area companies.