Bootstrapping http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/bootstrapping The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Bootstrapping en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235100 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234207 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234207 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232581 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232527 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232527 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231911 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231911 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231663 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231663 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231548 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231548 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231511 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231511 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229747 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229747 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230821 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230821 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228451 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228451 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226857 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226857 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/226047 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/226047 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225847 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225847 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224537 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224537 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223744 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223744 Catherine Clifford How Signal Stands Out in the Crowded Text-Message Marketing Space Learn how two friends built their SMS-marketing startup into a web success story -- without a dime from outside investors. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 01:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222974 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222974 Jonathan Blum How Fine Art America Built Its Business by Bootstrapping Before you even think about asking someone to invest in your business, consider what Sean Broihier of Fine Art America did. Fri, 20 Jan 2012 10:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222670 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222670 Mikal E. Belicove How to Bootstrap Your Business Starting up a business is a full-time job. So how do you manage it when you already have a full-time job? Here's how a few entrepreneurs juggled both to payoff. Tue, 22 Nov 2011 10:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220733 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220733 Michelle Goodman Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran on Bootstrapping a Growing a Business Shark Tank judge and angel investor Barbara Corcoran describes how she grew the Corcoran Group, one sales person at a time. Starting from her couch, her real-estate firm eventually expanded to 1,000 people. Her bootstrapping followed a simple formula. Tue, 20 Sep 2011 06:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220294 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220294