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B2B? C2C? VC-Backed? Read on to Have These and Other Business Models Explained.
Business Model

B2B? C2C? VC-Backed? Read on to Have These and Other Business Models Explained.

Here are five business models your startup can use in its pursuit of bringing in revenue.
Igor Shoifot
5 Tips for Selling Your Tech Company
Selling a Business

5 Tips for Selling Your Tech Company

Understanding the steps described here will boost your chances of getting to an exit that leaves everyone on the selling side satisfied.
Susan Pravda
Service Industry Job Site Snagajob Raises $100 Million in Funding
Funding

Service Industry Job Site Snagajob Raises $100 Million in Funding

The influx of capital will be used, in part, to expand the company's mobile offerings.
Carly Okyle
Tips for Entrepreneurs Who Must Brave the Venture-Capital Gauntlet
Venture Capital

Tips for Entrepreneurs Who Must Brave the Venture-Capital Gauntlet

Money-loaded VCs might seem intimidating, but armed with a few tips, entrepreneurs -- even those wrestling with financing for the first time -- can help level the playing field.
Ryan Holmes
Foursquare Raises $45 Million and Gets New CEO
Foursquare

Foursquare Raises $45 Million and Gets New CEO

Execs say the changes 'reflect Foursquare maturing.'
Erin Griffith
What SoundCloud's Latest $35 Million in Debt Financing Could Mean for the Social Streamer
Funding

What SoundCloud's Latest $35 Million in Debt Financing Could Mean for the Social Streamer

The loan could mean that the company had trouble finding equity funding or is weighing a sale, according to reports.
Geoff Weiss
Why Big Brands Are Offering Big Funds to Small Businesses
Ready To Launch

Why Big Brands Are Offering Big Funds to Small Businesses

Small businesses are cashing in from corporate loans and grants.
Michelle Goodman
How to Land Your Startup's Funding Before You Even Pitch Investors
Pitching Investors

How to Land Your Startup's Funding Before You Even Pitch Investors

If you want investors to take you seriously, you need to demonstrate your growth potential and prove you know your market inside and out.
Vincent Molinari
Why Motormood Cancelled Its Kickstarter Campaign Days Before Reaching Its $130,000 Goal
Crowdfunding

Why Motormood Cancelled Its Kickstarter Campaign Days Before Reaching Its $130,000 Goal

As donations poured in, so did alternative offers, which forced the car gadget startup to completely rethink its launch strategy.
Geoff Weiss
Great Achievements: Smart Shoes and an Important Invention
Great Achievements

Great Achievements: Smart Shoes and an Important Invention

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
Nina Zipkin
Great Achievements: Funding Win for Cult TV Fans
Great Achievements

Great Achievements: Funding Win for Cult TV Fans

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
Nina Zipkin
With $40 Million in Fresh Funding, Tastemade Is Building a Digital Food Dynasty
Digital Media

With $40 Million in Fresh Funding, Tastemade Is Building a Digital Food Dynasty

To date, the online video network focused on food, travel and lifestyle-related content, has raised $80.3 million.
Geoff Weiss
Wall Street Dreads a Fed Rate Hike but Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Worry
Funding

Wall Street Dreads a Fed Rate Hike but Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Worry

The smallest businesses that most need financing rarely qualify for a standard bank loan. An uptick in interest rates doesn't change that.,
Tor Constantino
Airbnb Is Now the Third-Highest Valued Startup After Massive $1.5 Billion Funding Round
Airbnb

Airbnb Is Now the Third-Highest Valued Startup After Massive $1.5 Billion Funding Round

The new round reportedly raises the startup's valuation to $25.5 billion.
Biz Carson