News and Articles About Funding
The term pitching has been ingrained in our head as a means to get funding. Yet, an entrepreneur's spiel could lead to an investor yawning instead of opening up their wallet.
It's a fact that the journey for entrepreneurs is full of unknowns. And while many founders are encouraged to pave their own innovative path, there are a few scenarios when seeking advice is a must.
Seed funding often gives a company more opportunities to fail, not succeed.
The noted venture-capital firm is reportedly in the process of raising $1.5 billion in its new round of fundraising.
In the startup world, selling your vision in a PowerPoint presentation is so passe. To get the attention of VCs, prototypes are a must. Here is why.
Fundable, the online platform for both donation and equity-based crowdfunding, has helped startups raise $50 million in 8 months. Here are its projections for the future of crowdfunding.
Oyster, which employs a business model similar to Netflix, received $14 million in its second round of financing.
Make sure your product is something that your clients need to have, otherwise your revenue potential will be low.
An entrepreneur has precious little time to convince anyone they are the real deal. Here are some ways to help your chances.
These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
You don't always need to invest a lot of capital to demonstrate traction to investors. Here is how to do it on a budget and with limited resources.
The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions.
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
Most dividend provisions fall into one of three categories. Do you understand the differences between them?
"Clean tech" may not be the easiest sell. But startups in the sustainable technology sector offer the next wave of discoveries with potential for big returns.
With an onslaught of startups looking to raise funds, entrepreneurs need to have their game face on to get the attention of a VC. Here are three tips to help you with your approach.
Nick Loeb is working to spread the word on crunchy condiments, with the help of his fiancé, Modern Family star Sofia Vergara.
Insider tips on how to best find and apply to the right accelerator for your company.
There are big differences between venture capital firms on the East and West Coasts. Here's what you need to know to pick the right one.
Women tend to undersell their vision compared to men when pitching VCs, but there's more to successful pitching than a big promise. Here's one CEO's lessons.
With so many incubators to choose from these days, you want to be sure you're making the right decision. Here are five questions to help you get there.
Subscription-commerce business The Honest Company has just closed a round of funding for expansion and growth.
For our series The Grind, Sarah Haselkorn opens up about challenges young entrepreneurs face and how to conquer them.
For our series College Treps, entrepreneur Dwight Peters gets 10 successful Kickstarter creators to open up about what made their campaign a hit.