Startup Funding The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Startup Funding en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT 8 Steps to Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Meticulous planning and plenty of hard work are the keys to crowdfunding the capital you need to launch. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT Nathan Resnick 3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Kari Luckett 5 Warning Signs a Startup Is a Bad Investment It's hard to pick winning investments but there are often clear signs of a losing investment. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Murray Newlands How to Evaluate Your Startup Like a VC The are six factors that investors will focus on when evaluating your business. Know them by heart. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Bo Yaghmaie. Assisting startups and major corporations with financing, Bo Yagmaie is looking to take entrepreneurs questions relating to VCs, funding and corporate formation. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT Andrea Huspeni Successful Entrepreneurs Offer 5 Tips for Finding Elusive Startup Funding When you no longer need their money, investor will flock to your business. The trick is keeping the bills paid until then. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT Anand Srinivasan 6 Questions to Determine If a Potential Investor Is the Right Investor Entrepreneurs need to scrutinize potential investors as closely as investors study the potential investment. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:00:00 GMT Murray Newlands Tight Budget Launch Dilemma - Outsource or DIY? The self-funded entrepreneur can neither afford to outsource everything or do things poorly. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Rohan Ayyar 3 Reasons Entrepreneurs Fail to Secure Funding The necessity of learning from past failures and adjusting your investor pitch to avoid the mistakes that have led many other startups down the road to failure has never been more important. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT Paul Jackson The Correct Answers to 'How Will You Use My Money?' Investors need to be assured your business is in good shape. It also helps to not proclaim your desire for a new car. Thu, 22 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Actually, You Don't Need VC Funding to Succeed It is a rare startup that has the backing of venture capital fund, so forget about wooing investors and concentrate on wooing customers with your unique selling proposition. Tue, 20 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT Rohan Ayyar Paying Monthly Bills Before the Company Has Earned a Dime How do you survive in a startup's infancy before there's a sale or even a product? See what these nine entrepreneurs did. Thu, 15 May 2014 22:30:00 GMT Anand Srinivasan Need to Raise Money for Your Startup? This Book Might Be For You. In this video, contributor John Rampton talks about a book that explains a topic that's very important to serious business owners: raising money. Wed, 07 May 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jason Fell The Money-Raising Marathon: Preparing to Pitch Investors Pitching to investors can be a full-time job, but if you prepare yourself for meetings, it can save you precious time. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT Kep Sweeney and Ken Wiles 5 Things to Look for in a Venture Capitalist Former VC says you should approach these funders carefully, and be thorough in your research. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT Steve Andriole ZenPayroll Raises $20 Million in Series A Funding The cloud-based payroll company plans to hire more employees and extend its reach. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin This Startup Just Raised $23 Million Thanks to Wealthiest Man in Asia Egg-replacement startup Hampton Creek has raised its biggest round of funding to date thanks to the investment of Asian billionaire Li Ka-shing. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:48:49 GMT Jay Yarow Where Startup Funding Really Comes From (Infographic) VCs and angel investors get a lot of attention, but personal loans and credit, followed by investments from friends and family, are the top funding sources for startups. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:15:00 GMT Laura Entis Zombie VC Firms Can Be an Entrepreneur's Nightmare Entrepreneurs, beware: When a VC firm shuts down, the obligation to deliver a return on the investment rarely goes away. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:00:00 GMT Sam Hogg Top 100 Crowdfunded Companies We're all in this together: Take a look at our exclusive list of 100 companies that are crowdfunding success stories. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 10:00:00 GMT Asheesh Advani