Fundraising The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Fundraising en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT 11 Things You're Probably Too Polite to Tell the VC Who Wasted Your Time There is nothing like a few meetings with insincere, boastful investors to encourage your embrace of the lean startup strategy. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Gabe Lozano Avoid These 5 Crowdfunding Mistakes Don't fall into these traps when organizing and launching your crowdfunding campaign. Sat, 09 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT Elaine Pofeldt 7 Tips on Raising Money From a Guy Who Is Raising There is nothing "fun" about fundraising. I am going through it now... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:22:00 GMT Jason Saltzman 3 Tools Your Startup Needs to Raise More Money These apps can aid the tedious and onerous task of getting venture capitalists to budge and fund your company's budget. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT John Rampton How Minority Founders Overcame the Challenge of Finding VC Investors Personal networks are important for founders looking for venture capital. Entrepreneurs from underrepresented groups have particular challenges. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Sarah Kunst Crowdfunding Can Be Really Effective -- If You Know What You're Doing This source of raising capital can secure significant cash for a startup as well as publicity and contacts. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT Kendall Almerico Raising Money for Your Business? Consider These Tips. Being savvy about your time and money can maximize your resources as you bootstrap your business. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:45:00 GMT Linda Lacina This Startup Is Revolutionizing Mobility for Wheelchair Users An electric car signals freedom for people with disabilities. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny 5 Early Funding Mistakes that Can Kill Your Company in the Long Run While entrepreneurs may strive to raise a lot of money or seek a high valuation, these aspirations can end up hurting you down the road. Tue, 20 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT Ricky Pelletier Meet the Franchisor Launching a Fundraising Platform for Potential Franchisees Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors. Sat, 03 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Daley 6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit Explore these six ways to generate money from individuals and groups in order to make your non-profit organization a success. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT Entrepreneur Bookstore Attention Nonprofits: 5 Secrets to Attract Donors For nonprofits, fundraising isn't just about the 'ask.' Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT Andy Robinson The JOBS Act Two Years Later: Where We Are and What's Next for Crowdfunding (Infographic) The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, signed into law on April 5, 2012, fundamentally changed the fundraising landscape for entrepreneurs. Here's a look at what has changed and what's next. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:45:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Fundraising 101: The First Timer's Guide to Pitching Investors Pitching to investors can be a daunting and at times, tough on an entrepreneur's confidence level. Here are a few tidbits of advice on pitching from an entrepreneur who has been there, done that. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT Jamie Wong Bootstrapping Your Way to Success With These 9 Tips Bootstrapping a business is no walk in the park. Here are nine tips on how to land success with a low budget. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:30:00 GMT Vicky Keston Richard Branson on the Value of Volunteering Sometimes, getting ahead of the competition means donating your time to a worthy cause. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT Richard Branson Why a Little Fear in a CEO's Day Can Be a Good Thing Learning new skills and taking on new challenges can strengthen the leader and the organization Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:00:00 GMT Les Kollegian Your Crowdfunding Cheat Sheet (Infographic) An overview of how companies are raising money with crowdfunding, what categories are hottest and what the future holds for this new and innovative finance tool. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable Adam Braun, the founder of Pencils of Promise, talks about how he had to confront his biggest fear in order to grow his operation in his new book, ‘The Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change.’ Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:25:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Take a Step Back. Set a Realistic Goal for Your Crowdfunding Campaign. You're not likely to raise a $1 million on Kickstarter. Here's how you should go about raising funds for your project. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:00:00 GMT Kendall Almerico