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The Numbers Behind Non-Profit Crowdfunding (Infographic)
Infographics

The Numbers Behind Non-Profit Crowdfunding (Infographic)

Just how effective are crowdfunding platforms for non-profit organizations? Check out these statistics and decide for yourself.
Carly Okyle
5 Secrets to a Successful Equity Crowdfunding Campaign
Equity crowdfunding

5 Secrets to a Successful Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

This platform opens up new funding for businesses but success requires good communication.
Geri Stengel
5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter

Isabel Sheinman, director of business development at Library for All, shares strategies for success on the crowdfunding platform.
Laura Entis
Why You Should Hire Your Kids This Summer
Finance

Why You Should Hire Your Kids This Summer

Putting your children on your payroll can help save on taxes and give them a taste of entrepreneurship.
Mark J. Kohler
3 Things VCs Are Looking For
VC Funding

3 Things VCs Are Looking For

Pitching to a venture capitalist? Be ready to answer questions about these three topics.
Here's How Many People Became Millionaires Last Year
Millionaires

Here's How Many People Became Millionaires Last Year

Asia-Pacific now has more millionaires than North America.
Raising Capital? Take These 4 Steps for Success.
Raising Capital

Raising Capital? Take These 4 Steps for Success.

How to interest investors outside, way outside, your inner circle of friends and family.
Stephen Sheinbaum
7 Keys to a Compelling Executive Summary That Wins Over Investors
Investors

7 Keys to a Compelling Executive Summary That Wins Over Investors

Few investors these days have the time or patience to read a full business plan. Your two-page document should include these fields.
Martin Zwilling
FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share
IPO

FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share

The wearable fitness tech company is expected to IPO today.
Derek Jeter's Media Company Raises $9.5 Million
Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter's Media Company Raises $9.5 Million

The 'Players Tribune' gets a cash influx from New Enterprise Associates and others.
Carly Okyle
GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round
Coding

GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round

The San Francisco-based social coding platform is looking to raise another $200 million.
Catherine Clifford
How Will and Jada Smith's Foundation Ended Up Backing a Little-Known Energy Startup
Philanthropy

How Will and Jada Smith's Foundation Ended Up Backing a Little-Known Energy Startup

Philanthropists are emerging as a new resource for high-risk tech startups that are tackling hard issues, like climate change.
5 Reasons Investors Aren't Knocking Down Your Door
Funding

5 Reasons Investors Aren't Knocking Down Your Door

By having the right building blocks, you can vastly increase your chance of getting funded.
Tallat Mahmood