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Students Funding Students: A Look at Campus-Based Investment Funds

Students Funding Students: A Look at Campus-Based Investment Funds

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In the race to find the next young entrepreneurial dynamo, VC firms are increasingly putting students in control of the selection process.
July 9, 2013 in Startup Financing
The $37 Investor: When Publicity Is Worth More Than Cash

The $37 Investor: When Publicity Is Worth More Than Cash

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A web personality takes six budding startups under his wing and gives them each $37 in financing.
June 18, 2013 in Startup Financing
5 Lessons I Learned From My Failed Kickstarter Campaign

5 Lessons I Learned From My Failed Kickstarter Campaign

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YogoSport founder Ryon Lane offers advice to young entrepreneurs about how to make your Kickstarter project a success.
May 29, 2013 in Startup Financing
Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)

Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)

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Let's face it, Silicon Valley is still the mecca for startups, and every other city is playing catch up.
May 17, 2013 in Startup Financing
How Entrepreneur Friendly are the Top 10 Startup Hubs?

How Entrepreneur Friendly are the Top 10 Startup Hubs?

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Before you pack your bags and head off to Silicon Valley, check out how the top startup ecosystems rank when it comes to ease of starting a business.
May 14, 2013 in Startup Financing
A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie

A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie

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GOOD and TOMS are teaming up to help one lucky social entrepreneur turn her dream into a reality.
May 12, 2013 in Startup Financing
The Startup Money Hunt: When Entrepreneurs Bring In Investors (Infographic)

The Startup Money Hunt: When Entrepreneurs Bring In Investors (Infographic)

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Entrepreneurs looking to grow quickly often exchange portions of their company for cash several times in their company's lifecycle. Here is a look at what that path can look like.
May 10, 2013 in Startup Financing
From Renting Bedrooms on Airbnb to $1.5 Million in Venture Capital: Lessons in Resourceful Startup Funding

From Renting Bedrooms on Airbnb to $1.5 Million in Venture Capital: Lessons in Resourceful Startup Funding

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Tracy DiNunzio, the founder of online fashion marketplace Tradesy, shares her best advice for accessing startup funding when you are a statistical outlier.
May 10, 2013 in Startup Financing
Unreasonable at Sea: Entrepreneurs Dock at the State Department

Unreasonable at Sea: Entrepreneurs Dock at the State Department

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After four months of sailing around the world, entrepreneurs participating in the Unreasonable at Sea accelerator program convene in Washington D.C. to chat about their experiences and rub elbows with investors.
May 2, 2013 in Startup Financing
At TechCrunch Disrupt, Heavyweight Investors Answer Questions About Outside Financing

At TechCrunch Disrupt, Heavyweight Investors Answer Questions About Outside Financing

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During a panel discussion at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, investors discussed when and how young entrepreneurs should go down the venture capital route.
May 1, 2013 in Startup Financing
Embrace Your Zany Side: Offbeat Ways Startups Win Over Hard-to-Reach VCs

Embrace Your Zany Side: Offbeat Ways Startups Win Over Hard-to-Reach VCs

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Having a killer business idea is key, but it won't necessarily help get your foot in the door when you're looking for funding. Sometimes the best way to grab someone's attention is to get creative.
April 24, 2013 in Startup Financing
The Importance of Being Confident: 3 Tips to Startup Success

The Importance of Being Confident: 3 Tips to Startup Success

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In launching a startup, a great idea and business acumen are key ingredients. But they're nothing without confidence. Here's how to win over investors, employees and customers.
April 23, 2013 in Startup Financing
Pitch Perfect: How to Prepare to Speak in Front of Investors

Pitch Perfect: How to Prepare to Speak in Front of Investors

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Here's a guide for how to prepare your pitch for angel investors and venture capitalists the likes of Chris Dixon.
April 22, 2013 in Startup Financing
What Angel Investors Want Now

What Angel Investors Want Now

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The second annual Halo Report released today shows where angels are excited to invest, both by sector and geographically, and how much they are commonly investing.
April 16, 2013 in Startup Financing
College Entrepreneurs to Compete for Big Money Prizes at Rice University

College Entrepreneurs to Compete for Big Money Prizes at Rice University

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One of the largest -- and richest -- business plan competitions in the country kicks off today.
April 11, 2013 in Startup Financing
Funding 101: How to Position Your Startup as a Good Investment

Funding 101: How to Position Your Startup as a Good Investment

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Why you should look beyond bootstrapping and loans from friends and family to set your company up for success and win investors.
April 10, 2013 in Startup Financing
'Entourage' Star Adrian Grenier Starts Music IncubatorPlay Video

'Entourage' Star Adrian Grenier Starts Music Incubator (Video)

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While the young actor has already co-founded or invested in several startups, this time Grenier is changing his tune. Brian Solis spoke with him about his new venture.
March 21, 2013 in Startup Financing
Not Your Traditional Incubator: Rokk3r Labs, a Hybrid Investor-Accelerator

Not Your Traditional Incubator: Rokk3r Labs, a Hybrid Investor-Accelerator

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Miami-based venture creates fast time-to-market recipe
March 18, 2013 in Startup Financing
4 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the JOBS Act

4 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the JOBS Act

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When it comes to landing startup capital, crowdfunding can be a young entrepreneur's best friend. Given the new crowdfudning law, though, here are a few changes that'll pay to know sooner than later.
March 13, 2013 in Venture and Angel Investors
Angel Investment Clubs Offer a Ray of Hope -- and Capital

Angel Investment Clubs Offer a Ray of Hope -- and Capital

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From Silicon Valley to the Gulf Coast, angel investment clubs are looking to fund local startups that solve problems across a variety of industries.
March 9, 2013 in Startup Financing
How Much Traction Is Enough for Investors?

How Much Traction Is Enough for Investors?

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Besides the famed "hockey stick" adoption rate, here are a few ideas for showing investors why they should pay attention to your startup.
March 5, 2013 in Venture and Angel Investors
How One Young Trep Landed Venture Funding After Getting Booted from Y Combinator

How One Young Trep Landed Venture Funding After Getting Booted from Y Combinator

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In starting up, sometimes the best experiences can come from the worst ones.
February 24, 2013 in Startup Financing
The Next Big Thing in Crowdfunding: In-Person Events

The Next Big Thing in Crowdfunding: In-Person Events

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When it comes to landing funding, a smile and a handshake still go a long way. Check out the latest wave in crowdfunding.
February 22, 2013 in Startup Financing
Where to Look for Grant Money for Your Business

Where to Look for Grant Money for Your Business

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Grant funding isn't just for nonprofits. Startups can also secure grant money. Finding a good match is the hard part. Here are some ideas for launching your search.
February 22, 2013 in Startup Financing
Richard Branson on Why Money Isn't Everything

Richard Branson on Why Money Isn't Everything

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You need a lot of ingredients to launch a successful business, but a big pot of money isn't one of them. Virgin founder Richard Branson explains why.
February 18, 2013 in Startup Financing
New Crowdfunding Sites Boost Health Startups

New Crowdfunding Sites Boost Health Startups

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Crowdfunding is catching fire in health care, partly because of the growing collection of sites that offer services to entrepreneurs inventing new products for patients, physicians and other medical providers.
February 15, 2013 in Startup Financing
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