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Twitter: What Went Wrong
Twitter

Twitter: What Went Wrong

Twitter shows that you might have a great product and platform, but you still need to manage it right.
Steve Tobak
What You Must Do Before Taking Your Company Public
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What You Must Do Before Taking Your Company Public

Going public often gets a bad rap for its complexity and challenges, but the process doesn't have to be difficult.
Shawn Degnan
Facebook Defeats Shareholder Litigation Over IPO
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Facebook Defeats Shareholder Litigation Over IPO

The case argued that the social-media company concealed threats to its growth prospects before its May 2012 initial public offering.
Bankers Say Ashley Madison Can Kiss IPO Plans Goodbye
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Bankers Say Ashley Madison Can Kiss IPO Plans Goodbye

This as hackers threatened to publish names and salacious details about the infidelity website's clients.
Shake Shack Shares Too Rich for Wall Street's Taste Buds
Shake Shack

Shake Shack Shares Too Rich for Wall Street's Taste Buds

Analysts have put a 'sell' rating on the burger chain.
John Kell
10 Companies That Are Probably Going Public in the Next Year
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10 Companies That Are Probably Going Public in the Next Year

IT and health care tend to be the most popular business sectors, accounting for 28 percent and 39 percent of all VC-backed IPOs over the past 10 years, respectively.
Geoff Weiss
Twinkies Maker Hostess Brands Shelves Sale for IPO
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Twinkies Maker Hostess Brands Shelves Sale for IPO

The move underscores the growth prospects of Hostess as well as its quick turnaround.
Match, Tinder to Go Public
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Match, Tinder to Go Public

Media conglomerate IAC is planning an initial public offering for The Match Group, which includes Match.com, OkCupid and Tinder.
6 Reasons Smart Entrepreneurs Think Twice Before Seeking an IPO
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6 Reasons Smart Entrepreneurs Think Twice Before Seeking an IPO

In reality, this option is a nightmare that can bump you out of the driver seat, dilute your equity and create a business entity you can't control.
Martin Zwilling
FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share
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FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share

The wearable fitness tech company is expected to IPO today.
Why Alibaba's Jack Ma Sees Himself as an 'Artist,' and Maybe You Should, Too
Alibaba

Why Alibaba's Jack Ma Sees Himself as an 'Artist,' and Maybe You Should, Too

The founder and chairman of Alibaba Group shared a range of surprising insights with American business owners during his U.S. visit this week.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How Wingstop Aims to Fly Above the Fast-Casual Competition After Its Surging IPO
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How Wingstop Aims to Fly Above the Fast-Casual Competition After Its Surging IPO

The chicken wing chain saw its shares jump in its market debut Friday.
Kate Taylor
This Is the Worst Performing IPO of 2015
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This Is the Worst Performing IPO of 2015

One company's shares have plunged since it went public.
Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO
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Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO

A recently approved provision of the JOBS Act allows business to meet and share information with potential investors.
Kendall Almerico