Fundraising http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/fundraising The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Fundraising en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236546 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236546 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236320 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236320 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235784 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235784 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235630 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235500 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235500 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234516 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234516 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234405 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234405 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233886 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233886 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234047 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234047 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233136 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233136 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233106 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233106 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232816 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232816 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232391 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232391 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232581 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232329 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232329 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232338 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232338 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231638 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231638 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231611 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231611 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230951 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230951 Kendall Almerico