Bootstrapping The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Bootstrapping en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT Miss the Startup Days? 11 Fun Reminders They Weren't So Great. If your company has scaled up and now feels like a 'real' business, embrace it. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jeff Boss 8 Musts to Start Your Business With Little to No Capital Have a great idea but very little money? Don’t let that stop you! Those that want it bad enough will make it. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT Jonathan Long 5 Ways for Bootstrapped Startups to Get Through the First Year If you can launch a product with limited funds, investors will take you seriously. Follow this advice to up your chances. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:30:00 GMT Zach Cutler 3 Entrepreneurial Skills Inmates Perfect The experiences of prisoners serve as an extreme, stark example of those of startup founders. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMT Andrew Medal Why I'm Glad I Didn't Take VC Funding While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Aliza Freud Charlie Day: You Shouldn't Just 'Do What Makes You Happy' The Always Sunny in Philadelphia creator and star tells Merrimack College graduates to create their own opportunities. Mon, 26 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT Laura Entis Bootstrapping Your Way to Success With These 9 Tips Bootstrapping a business is no walk in the park. Here are nine tips on how to land success with a low budget. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:30:00 GMT Vicky Keston 3 Ways to Keep College Entrepreneurs' Dreams Alive, Even After Graduation With many students seeing their college careers end in a few short months, their safety net is also disappearing. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:00:00 GMT Steve VanderVeen Leadership Lessons You Won't Learn in a Book While many business books tout answers to startup problems, entrepreneurs aren't going to learn everything in a hundred pages. Instead, they need to get out there and make it happen. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jake Gibson Congrats WhatsApp! Here Is How the Other 99% of Startups Get It Done WhatsApp is all over the news for its $19 billion deal with Facebook. But most startups won't make it to that caliber and that's okay. Here are a few tips on how to survive and thrive. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:00:00 GMT Mike Templeman Funding Your Business on Your Own? Learn From These 7 Entrepreneurs Seven entrepreneurs offer up bootstrapping-financial advice to those aspiring to start their own business. Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMT Sujan Patel 5 Tips for Making It as a Bootstrapped Company Contrary to what many believe, startups do not need to nab funding to make it. Still to be a successful company, an entrepreneur needs to have a solid foundation. Here are five tips on how to do it. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:00:00 GMT Inna Kraner When to Say No to Venture Capital Instead of seeking financing, Ryan Smith spent four years bootstrapping to get his company off the ground. Here's why. Sun, 02 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman How a Brand Pivot Helped This Startup Disrupt a $30 Billion Dollar Industry Finding success in the world of fraternities and sororities, this startup decided to step up its game and have its brand go big. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT Melanie Spring The Basics of Home Equity Financing Raise money for your business from your house, but beware of losing the roof over your head. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 15:00:00 GMT Funding Options For Keeping Control of Your Business If you don't want to give up control of your business to outside investors, consider crowdfunding and bootstrapping. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:00:00 GMT Vanessa Richardson 5 Quick Tips for Better Bootstrapping From SXSW The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 10:42:00 GMT Bryan Keplesky The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business How 31-year-old Joe Poulin bootstrapped Luxury Retreats, the villa-rental company he founded as a teenager. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 03:00:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Insider's Guide to How to Fund Your Startup How you fund your startup will play a deciding role in the company you build. Mon, 29 Oct 2012 06:00:00 GMT Vanessa Richardson Got Investors? Now, How to Handle Your Salary Whether your investors are friends and family or VCs, here's a guideline on how to pay yourself as your startup grows. Thu, 07 Jun 2012 08:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford