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A startup raises nearly $5 million to match companies with the well-educated consultants they need.
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Before you ask anyone for money, do research into your market segment with these six free to inexpensive resources.
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Your pitch is not just what you tell investors. It's your message to everyone interested enough in your company to ask you about it.
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We take a look at the issue from both the investors' and founders' point of view.
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Investors seek companies that run smoothly and have solid prospects, which is just the company you're trying to build.
7 Taboos of Business Pitching
Avoid these no-nos to inspire investors' passion. Provide compelling evidence of a potential boost to their bottom line.
5 Essentials for Winning Over the Best Investors
Startups that thrive manage to eke out the first profits that convince investors to put in the money that grows the company.
Dress Well and Leave the 'Umms' at Home -- 5 Ways to Ace an Investor Pitch
There's one thing worse than watching an entrepreneur crumble under a fatal barrage of questions.
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Finding the Right Angel Investor for You
Not all investors are created equal. Here are some tips on finding the best investor for your startup and its needs.
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.
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The 7 Elements Investors Look for in Your Funding Pitch
Present all the facts that drew you to your great idea, season with your passion and you will wow investors.
Who Should Be Deemed 'Sophisticated' Enough to Be an Investor?
Regulators argue that the income requirements for accredited investors -- which were set in 1982 -- are in desperate need of an adjustment. Entrepreneurs and investors, meanwhile, don't want to see access to capital limited.
The Hard Truth About How Much Your Invention is Really Worth
Investors don't want to invest in a product, they want to invest in a business. Here are seven reality checks to apply.
10 Apologies I Will Never Again Make as a Startup CEO
A woman entrepreneur shares her unconventional launch experience, not fitting the typical tech-entrepreneur mold, as a marketer not a programmer.
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