Entrepreneur: Latest from David Newton http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 04 Mar 2005 00:00:00 GMT Incubator Funding -- Is It Right for Your Business? These centers provide not only capital, but also a great location to launch your new business. What's the catch? Fri, 04 Mar 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76436 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76436 These centers provide not only capital, but also a great location to launch your new business. What's the catch? The Basics of IPOs Thinking about launching an initial public offering for your company? Get oriented with this step-by-step guide. Tue, 01 Mar 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76462 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76462 Thinking about launching an initial public offering for your company? Get oriented with this step-by-step guide. Using Your Own Money to Grow If your company needs a cash infusion to grow, it may be possible to get that funding from within. Mon, 28 Feb 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76400 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/76400 If your company needs a cash infusion to grow, it may be possible to get that funding from within. Using Your Own Money to Grow If your company needs a cash infusion to grow, it may be possible to get that funding from within. Mon, 28 Feb 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175378 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175378 If your company needs a cash infusion to grow, it may be possible to get that funding from within. Pros and Cons of Incubator Funding These centers provide not only capital, but also a great location to launch your new business. Mon, 24 Jan 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75820 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75820 These centers provide not only capital, but also a great location to launch your new business. The ABCs of IPOs If you're thinking about launching an initial public offering for your company, this step-by-step guide to IPOs will familiarize you with the process. Mon, 27 Dec 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75252 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75252 If you're thinking about launching an initial public offering for your company, this step-by-step guide to IPOs will familiarize you with the process. Using Personal Assets for Funding The realities of tapping into life insurance, CDs, mortgages, IRAs and 401(k)s Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74224 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74224 The realities of tapping into life insurance, CDs, mortgages, IRAs and 401(k)s What Is a Personal Loan Guarantee? Before you sign on the dotted line, take some time to understand your liability. Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74226 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74226 Before you sign on the dotted line, take some time to understand your liability. Finding Government Funding The bank isn't the only place to turn if you need startup cash. Our Finance Expert suggests a few ways to squeeze some money out of the government. Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74230 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74230 The bank isn't the only place to turn if you need startup cash. Our Finance Expert suggests a few ways to squeeze some money out of the government. Using Home Equity to Get a Business Loan Before you choose this risky method of financing, use this checklist to determine if it'll work. Tue, 16 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73832 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73832 Before you choose this risky method of financing, use this checklist to determine if it'll work. Raising Cash Close to Home You can raise startup funding from friends and family, but if you don't keep these tips in mind, prepare for heartache! Tue, 16 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73912 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73912 You can raise startup funding from friends and family, but if you don't keep these tips in mind, prepare for heartache! What to Know Before You Try to Raise Capital Seeking funds for your business? Don't meet with potential investors until you've taken these five important steps. Tue, 16 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73914 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73914 Seeking funds for your business? Don't meet with potential investors until you've taken these five important steps. Important Finance Terms Defined A quick review of some basic financial terminology every entrepreneur should understand. Mon, 18 Oct 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73100 A quick review of some basic financial terminology every entrepreneur should understand. Top 10 Finance Terms Before getting financing, make sure to familiarize yourself with the basic terminology. Mon, 27 Sep 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/72744 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/72744 Before getting financing, make sure to familiarize yourself with the basic terminology. Negotiating Private Lender Credit Terms When working with a private lender vs. a commercial bank, there are different considerations to keep in mind. Mon, 19 Jul 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/71888 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/71888 When working with a private lender vs. a commercial bank, there are different considerations to keep in mind. What to Know <I>Before</I> You Try to Raise Capital Don't meet with potential investors until you've taken these five important steps. Mon, 22 Mar 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/70070 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/70070 Don't meet with potential investors until you've taken these five important steps. If There's a Will . . . Simply having a desire won't cut it if you want to make your dream of business expansion a reality. Mon, 01 Mar 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/69316 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/69316 Simply having a desire won't cut it if you want to make your dream of business expansion a reality. Shipping News Strategy is everything when it comes to successful exporting. Sun, 01 Feb 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/66414 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/66414 Strategy is everything when it comes to successful exporting. Growing Pains Aggressive growth could mean bigger profits-and unhappy employees. Thu, 01 Jan 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/66156 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/66156 Aggressive growth could mean bigger profits-and unhappy employees. Managing Your Critical Operations Make the most of your family business by managing these five resources. Mon, 01 Dec 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65546 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65546 Make the most of your family business by managing these five resources. Finding Equity Investors Try this method for bringing equity investors to your business. Mon, 24 Nov 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65704 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65704 Try this method for bringing equity investors to your business. It's No Accident Your company's reputation is too important to leave to chance. Sat, 01 Nov 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65046 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65046 Your company's reputation is too important to leave to chance. Determining Ownership Among Founders and Investors Different risk exposures should mean different equity positions. Mon, 27 Oct 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65208 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/65208 Different risk exposures should mean different equity positions. Get in Sync To spark business growth, follow the leader in your industry. Wed, 01 Oct 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64478 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64478 To spark business growth, follow the leader in your industry. Short-Term Loan Solutions Securing a succession of small loans can help you cover expenses while building revenues Mon, 22 Sep 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64640 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64640 Securing a succession of small loans can help you cover expenses while building revenues Now Showing . . . Win partners by letting them see what you're made of--with a "portfolio" of your patented technology. Mon, 01 Sep 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63652 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63652 Win partners by letting them see what you're made of--with a "portfolio" of your patented technology. Getting Financing From Friends and Family How to approach this common financing strategy in your quest for capital Mon, 25 Aug 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64092 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/64092 How to approach this common financing strategy in your quest for capital Of One Mind Keep employees by getting on the same page from the get-go. Fri, 01 Aug 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63276 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63276 Keep employees by getting on the same page from the get-go. Determining the Value of a Business for Sale Buyers and sellers may not initially agree on a price, but the following considerations can help the negotiations along. Mon, 28 Jul 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63592 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63592 Buyers and sellers may not initially agree on a price, but the following considerations can help the negotiations along. In the Balance Learn the factors banks really weigh when setting loan terms. Tue, 01 Jul 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62698 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62698 Learn the factors banks really weigh when setting loan terms.