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Are You Ready to Seek Funding? This 10-Point Checklist Will Decide.
Funding

Are You Ready to Seek Funding? This 10-Point Checklist Will Decide.

If you start seeking funding before you're ready, you could end up wasting your time and heading toward disappointment.
Jayson DeMers
Finding Investors Is Expensive. Use These 7 Strategies to Reduce Your Risk.
Investors

Finding Investors Is Expensive. Use These 7 Strategies to Reduce Your Risk.

It behooves every entrepreneur to optimize their investment strategies early, based on time and dollar costs, as well as odds of success.
Martin Zwilling
How This Platform Makes Raising Money Easier for All Involved
Fundraising

How This Platform Makes Raising Money Easier for All Involved

Friends-and-family fundraising made official -- and far less awkward.
Michelle Goodman
4 Tips to Set You Up for Crowdfunding Success
Crowdfunding

4 Tips to Set You Up for Crowdfunding Success

For small-business owners considering alternative funding options, here are a few basic things to know about crowdfunding.
John Swanciger
How I Met 75 Investors and Raised $650,000
Startup Funding

How I Met 75 Investors and Raised $650,000

Eight tips on what helped make me a successful fundraiser three years ago and has continued to help me ever since.
Aihui Ong
Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?
Loans

Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?

It may seem tough to fund a new business, but entrepreneurs have more options than ever before. Investigate them all before deciding on what's best for you.
Cindy Yang
4 Insider Tips From VCs
Venture Capital

4 Insider Tips From VCs

A look at what venture capitalists are really thinking.
Nina Zipkin
7 Things to Do to Get the Most Out of a Startup Accelerator
Accelerators

7 Things to Do to Get the Most Out of a Startup Accelerator

If your business has landed a spot in one of these programs, follow this advice to come out of it as the strongest company possible.
Alex Iskold
5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator
Accelerators

5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator

Before your put the pedal to the metal, make sure your company is ready to quickly scale.
Kate Whiting
The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC
Venture Capital

The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC

Are you likable? That's a deal-breaker with some venture capitalists. But there's more.
Brandon Tidwell
What You Need to Know About Funding Your Business Through Friends and Family
Starting a Business

What You Need to Know About Funding Your Business Through Friends and Family

Read this before you approach friends and family to finance your new business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'
Startup Basics

The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'

The aptly nicknamed Beehive State has a strong entrepreneurial culture and offers ample support for startups.
John Rampton
8 Best Practices to Seek Funding From Friends, Family and Fools
Finance

8 Best Practices to Seek Funding From Friends, Family and Fools

If the people closest to you won't support you, why should investors?
Martin Zwilling
5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You
Pitching investors

5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You

While there are many options for fundraising, it doesn't make it easier to get capital. Here is how to make the process more productive and efficient.
Arie Abecassis