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Win or lose, entering a contest can be a good way to meet investors. But let's be honest -- it's better to win.
Will Synthetic Biology Evolve Into the Next Hot Field?
Five things you should know about this growing segment that aims to modify life itself.
Letting Investors Know About Your New Venture
Our expert explains how to publicly reach out to investors within the parameters of the JOBS Act.
When Financial Professionals Go Indie
Weighing becoming independent asset manager or financial advisor? Balance the freedom to serve customers against the strain of running a firm.
Kent Croft and Mark Travis
More Money, More Problems: The Down Side of a Mega Valuation
The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line.
Pitching for Profits: Delivering a Presentation Investors Love
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.
Richard Branson on Finding Funding
Your local community is often the best place to start when looking for funding, but if you can't find anyone suitable to work with, the logical next step is to broaden your search.
How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)
Take a look at this infographic for tips on how to write a great business plan.
Starting a Business
5 Tips for Making It as a Bootstrapped Company
Contrary to what many believe, startups do not need to nab funding to make it. Still to be a successful company, an entrepreneur needs to have a solid foundation. Here are five tips on how to do it.
'Funded' Doesn't Necessarily Mean 'Validated'
While an absence of funding can feel discouraging, don't let investment serve as the sole barometer for the worth of your enterprise.
Knowing When to Raise Money for Your Mobile App
While the media often makes raising money seem like a piece of cake, entrepreneurs who have been there know it is the exact opposite. To get the most of your time and resources, figuring out the ideal time to raise money is key.
Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk Launches Seed Fund for Startups
The new investment group will be called Vayner/RSE.
Need an Investor? Ditch the Pitch.
The term pitching has been ingrained in our head as a means to get funding. Yet, an entrepreneur's spiel could lead to an investor yawning instead of opening up their wallet.
3 Surprising Biases That Could Hold You Back
These factors could be against you when you're trying to get ahead. Here's how to overcome them.
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