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Venture capitalist John Frankel offers up advice on how to meet and pitch investors.
From scope creep to the opportunity to cash in, a look at the good and bad of working in exchange for equity.
What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Historic Change in General Solicitation Law That Goes Into Effect September 23
The 80-year-old ban on private companies advertising their fundraising efforts lifts on Monday, and the industry is largely cautious, waiting for the SEC to hand down more details on how the change will be regulated.
The New York Times Co. plans to invest in early-stage media startups through its incubator, timeSpace, which recently graduated its inaugural class. Here's a look at what each of its three startups are up to.
When you are looking to raise growth funding, you'll often have to answer extremely tough questions about your business and yourself. Here's how one business owner rediscovered just how important it is to be confident.
VC John Frankel of ff Venture Capital wants to answer your big startup questions about raising funds, meeting investors and pitching.
Creating a business plan is important. But the trick is in learning how to leverage it to best get funding.
Founder and CEO of PR firm Write2Market Lisa Calhoun offers up advice on how to deliver a pitch perfect presentation.
Being laser focused about how you're going to grow your business is critical. Here are a few ways to approach setting goals.
The founder of As Seen on TV, Kevin Harrington, plans to unveil a platform targeted specifically at the household, kitchen and outdoor goods inventions niche.
The investing community slows its headlong dash into some of the riskier entrepreneurship countries, according to a new report.
Throw out everything you know about a business plan. These are the questions you need to ask to sell your idea to investors.
You need to be prepared to pitch your business anywhere, anytime. Virgin's CEO offers his insight on just how to be pitch-ready wherever you are.
Read how to offer products that people want, build lasting business relationships and more.
In this episode of Meet the Mentors, Adam Toren chats with Team Colorblind co-founder Ben Ruiz, who opens up about what helped him launch and advice hed like to share with fellow entrepreneurs.
Early-stage venture capital investor Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital talks dollar bills and IPOs, among other weighty topics.
Ackman's firm Pershing Square Capital Management has acquired a 9.8 percent position in industrial gas company Air Products & Chemicals, a stake valued at $2.2 billion.
Read the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com, from making sure that your business partner is committed to softening your digital communications.
The young founders who cosmically met Richard Branson and got him to make a nearly $1 million investment just sold their company. See what they plan to do next.
The Security and Exchange Commission's recent lifting of a ban prohibiting entrepreneurs from being public about raising money may have changed the funding game for some. Here's how.
Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock gives us the skinny on determining pre-money valuation and the major role it plays when raising funds.
Walt Disney, Twenty-First Century Fox and NBC Universal will keep their ownership stakes in the popular video streaming site.
Here's a look at how the SEC's vote to remove the ban on general solicitation will impact access to capital in the startup community.
Gust gives startups access to potential accredited investors, and allows investors to manage their deals on a secure platform.
The SEC takes a step forward in administering the JOBS Act by lifting the ban on general solicitation.