News and Articles About Investors
Why you should look beyond bootstrapping and loans from friends and family to set your company up for success and win investors.
When the grooming-products subscription service went looking for funding, it may have been too soon, says co-founder Katia Beauchamp. Heres a better strategy.
Miami-based venture creates fast time-to-market recipe
When it comes to landing startup capital, crowdfunding can be a young entrepreneur's best friend. Given the new crowdfudning law, though, here are a few changes that'll pay to know sooner than later.
Besides the famed "hockey stick" adoption rate, here are a few ideas for showing investors why they should pay attention to your startup.
When it comes to raising financing, angel investors are increasingly spending with startups. Here's a snapshot of the angel-investor landscape.
Members of the crowdfunding community descended on Washington, D.C., calling for the regulatory agency to finalize rules.
Like entrepreneurs, investors also tend to specialize in certain industries. Here's how to cater to all of them.
A San Francisco-based crowd-funding site draws the eyes and ears of multinational companies General Mills and Procter & Gamble.
Entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor Brad Feld sits down with business coach Antonio Neves to bring you the 411 on how to land him as a mentor or investor.
Owen Davis from NYC Seed suggests building an initial product and showing off your expertise to impress investors.
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If you're new to the world of raising money, it helps to know the lingo. Here's a guide to the foreign language investors speak.
When launching a business, the last thing on your mind is probably your wardrobe. But it shouldn't be. Here, the founders of Hukkster divvy out their start-up fashion advice.
Attorney Nina Kaufman explains the legal precautions business owners need to take.
Find out which startups are attracting the attention -- and the dollars -- of some of the most high-profile entrepreneurs.
Sure, you need to tell people "what" you do. But they'll be far more interested in "why" you do it, says TV host and entrepreneur JJ Ramberg.
A look at what really happens at business accelerators and why they can be so attractive to ambitious entrepreneurs.
VC funding isn't the end of the entrepreneurial journey, it's the beginning of a new trip -- here's how to navigate it.
Venture capitalist, author and professor Peter S. Cohan answer readers’ top questions about entrepreneurship.
One of Shark Tank's first entrepreneurs, Tiffany Krumins, talks about dealing with cancer, giving up half of her equity, and the challenges of getting her product made in the U.S.
A look at what's hot and what's not, when it comes to the industries attracting the most funding.
Student entrepreneur Eric Muli reveals how hard work, rejection and a little luck helped him land an investor for his startup.