News and Articles About Finding Investors
Ask that essential question: Would you put money into your business concept? Make sure your pitch explains why.
Tip: Don't explain your startup like it's your PhD dissertation.
Traditionally a field dominated by technology and biotechnology, venture investors have developed an appetite for food.
Tech startups have a hypnotic hold on investors, except for those who pay attention to the numbers.
Your absolute faith in your idea is not shared by investors but, if you see things as they do, you can persuade them.
Athletes today are famously well paid and far more business savvy than in years past.
In this question-and-answer interview, Wilson discusses retirement, Tumblr's exit and getting over a difficult year.
The only way to really stand out when networking is to have an interesting and memorable conversation. Here are some suggestions.
The 34-year-old entrepreneur behind Hampton Creek wants to make eggs obsolete.
The big event in Austin, Texas, is under way. Here's a quick look at what you need to know and should expect.
In just five years, this Brooklyn, N.Y.-based startup has helped fund a ton of creative projects and entrepreneurs.
If you're going to try to fund your startup via crowdfunding, here's what you need to know before taking the plunge.
Here, we count down our most-viewed videos from the last 12 months.
Crowdfunding is not a 'set it and forget it' proposition. Running a successful campaign requires being fearless in getting out and spreading the word about your venture.
You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign.
It's very likely you'll need more money than you think to fund your business idea. Here's how to determine an amount that's not too high and not too low, but one that's just right.
Offering rewards -- iPad cases, dinner with the founders -- helps attract people interested in funding a new business. Here's a guide to fund-raising giveaways.
The LinkedIn co-founder and VC shares valuable insight on what entrepreneurs need to know when pitching their startups to investors.
A look at the crowdfunding sites with the best track records that can be used to fund businesses.
Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is.
'Broker-Dealer Lite' Legal Gray Area Puts Entrepreneurs at Risk As JOBS Act Opens Internet to Pitching Accredited Investors
The legality of deals can come into question if 'finders' who connect companies with investors for a fee aren't registered as broker-dealers.
Serial entrepreneur Mike Jones on the nuances of building a business with other peoples money.
Chris Anderson left one of the most prominent posts in tech media to become CEO of 3D Robotics, a company that helps hackers and engineers build do-it-yourself drones. Last fall he locked up a $5 million funding round.
Entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor Brad Feld sits down with business coach Antonio Neves to bring you the 411 on how to land him as a mentor or investor.