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This vital metric can help determine how much your company will grow and can hurt or help your chances of receiving investment money.
Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm with experience in the restaurant industry, picks up the casual dining seafood chain from Darden Restaurants, Inc.
With just a fraction of startups receiving venture capital financing, approach your social circles, with these five pointers in mind.
An inside look at the decision to move on.
Warren Buffett, Carlos Slim, Carl Ichan, George Soros and a handful of other billionaires give their best advice for startups.
To ensure you get the most out of your advisory board, entrepreneurs need to invest time and energy into this relationship. Otherwise, they can be a waste of time for both parties.
If done correctly, pitching to clients, investors and partners can open doors for a startup, helping a company catapult to the next level. If done incorrectly, disaster can ensue.
In this video, Entrepreneur.com contributor John Rampton talks about a book that explains a topic that's very important to serious business owners: raising money.
Presentations are changing, becoming more visual, but the pictures can't do all the talking. Real money allocation also speaks strongly to investors.
One is for early detection of ovarian cancer, the other is a microendoscope that gynecologists can use in their exam rooms. Both aim to make a difference in patients' lives.
Forming a board of directors is no easy feat. So don't waste this precious resource, milk it for all its worth.
Rather than quitting, look for alternatives: pivot the business model or merge with new partners for support.
Three tips to keep in mind when asking people who once managed or worked with you for money.
The noted tech evangelist shares why entrepreneurs should imbue their businesses with deeper meaning, and how the venture capital funding paradigm has radically shifted.
In this question-and-answer interview, Wilson discusses retirement, Tumblr's exit and getting over a difficult year.
Learning when it's time to call for capital can be tricky, but it could be potentially lifesaving for your business.
If entrepreneurs raise a round of capital the more than likely will face the angst-inducing conundrum of determining board structure. Here are a few pointers.
Pitching to investors can be a full-time job, but if you prepare yourself for meetings, it can save you precious time.
For nonprofits, fundraising isn't just about the 'ask.'
Win or lose, entering a contest can be a good way to meet investors. But let's be honest -- it's better to win.
Five things you should know about this growing segment that aims to modify life itself.
Our expert explains how to publicly reach out to investors within the parameters of the JOBS Act.
Weighing becoming independent asset manager or financial advisor? Balance the freedom to serve customers against the strain of running a firm.
The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line.
Entrepreneurs only have a short window of time to impress investors with the hopes of snagging funds. Here are a few pointers on how to get their attention and hopefully their money.