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The New Health Market May Be the Single Greatest Business Opportunity of Our Lifetimes
Health Care

The New Health Market May Be the Single Greatest Business Opportunity of Our Lifetimes

With billions being poured into the medical field, the status quo is no longer an option. It's time for entrepreneurs to enter the fold.
Tom Main
Inside the 'Shark Tank' Fight That Caused Three Investors to Storm Off the Set
Shark Tank

Inside the 'Shark Tank' Fight That Caused Three Investors to Storm Off the Set

The entrepreneur left happy with the deal he had wanted. The same couldn't be said for some of the 'sharks.'
Richard Feloni
How Sustainability Disclosure Creates Competitive Advantage
Sustainability

How Sustainability Disclosure Creates Competitive Advantage

Today's entrepreneurs can position themselves ahead of the pack as more investors integrate environmental factors into their decisions.
Jean Rogers
How FlashFunders Streamlines the Investor Roadshow
Startup Financing

How FlashFunders Streamlines the Investor Roadshow

The beta site has helped eight startups so far. Here's how it works.
Michelle Goodman
Will These 5 Models of Crowdfunding Replace Angel and VC Investors?
Crowdfunding

Will These 5 Models of Crowdfunding Replace Angel and VC Investors?

The crowdfunding term is used to encompass so many different concepts that everyone is confused.
Martin Zwilling
Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Values Apple at More Than $1 Trillion
Apple

Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Values Apple at More Than $1 Trillion

Icahn said Apple's price-to-earnings ratio should be about 20 times.
Soy Sauce Bottle Designer, Dead at 85, Was Inspired to Create in Destruction's Wake
Inventors

Soy Sauce Bottle Designer, Dead at 85, Was Inspired to Create in Destruction's Wake

Hiroshima native Kenji Ekuan processed the tragic bombings into a creative fuel that resulted in a long and illustrious industrial design career.
Geoff Weiss
How to Explain Cash Flow to Your Stakeholders
Cash Flow Center

How to Explain Cash Flow to Your Stakeholders

When looking at a statement of cash flows, it's important to highlight the most telling numbers first.
Insider Tips On When, Where and How to Get an Investor's Attention (Infographic)
Finding Investors

Insider Tips On When, Where and How to Get an Investor's Attention (Infographic)

What day of the week will you be most likely to land a meeting with a VC? When should you hit 'send' on that email you have been obsessing over? Where might you have the best change to strategically happen to accidentally 'bump' into an investor?
Catherine Clifford
How a Grassroots Fund Profits From Looking Beyond the Money
Impact Investing

How a Grassroots Fund Profits From Looking Beyond the Money

Harold Rosen and his staff are in the business of helping -- and business is good.
Jessica Pothering
6 Things They Don't Tell You When You Leave the Big Corporate World for Your Own Business
Launching a Business

6 Things They Don't Tell You When You Leave the Big Corporate World for Your Own Business

Here's the valuable advice people often don't mention until the entrepreneur has already set up shop.
Ambareen Musa
To Investors, Startups Without Business Plans Are Expensive Hobbies
Business Plans

To Investors, Startups Without Business Plans Are Expensive Hobbies

One of the quickest ways to kill your credibility and your startup is to offer a poorly written business plan, or none at all.
Martin Zwilling
Mind Over Money: The Brain Chemistry Behind Investing
Emotions

Mind Over Money: The Brain Chemistry Behind Investing

When it comes to making money with investments, it turns out emotions really do count.
Elizabeth MacBride