Funding

Anatomy of a VC Deal: How One Seattle Startup Raised $12.5 Million
Ready To Launch

Anatomy of a VC Deal: How One Seattle Startup Raised $12.5 Million

We'll take you through the entire process, from pitch decks to cut checks.
Michelle Goodman
3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business
Investments

3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business

Seed funding, angel investors or venture capital? Which one is right for you?
Brian Sutter
How To Show Investors Your Startup Is Worth Sinking Money Into
Small Business - Big Impact

How To Show Investors Your Startup Is Worth Sinking Money Into

To capture the attention of people who can accelerate your business, and ultimately open their wallets, you must master your investor pitch.
Scott Issen
Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?
Business Optimization

Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?

It may seem tough to fund a new business, but entrepreneurs have more options than ever before. Investigate them all before deciding on what's best for you.
Cindy Yang
6 Ways to Use Crowdfunding for Product Development
Data-Driven Marketing

6 Ways to Use Crowdfunding for Product Development

Instead of going through the tedious and costly traditional route of market research, more entrepreneurs are turning to crowdfunding for product-market fit.
David Drake
4 Insider Tips From VCs
Venture Capital

4 Insider Tips From VCs

A look at what venture capitalists are really thinking.
Nina Zipkin
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
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.
7 Keys to a Compelling Executive Summary That Wins Over Investors
Ready To Launch

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
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
5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator
Accelerators

5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator

Before your put the pedal to the metal, make sure your company is ready to quickly scale.
Kate Whiting
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
One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup

Plus: Spotify's valuation hits $8.5 billion while Beyonce faces a branding backlash.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality
Crowdfunding

4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality

Like any fundraising campaign, using these platforms requires much thought and effort.
Zach Cutler