Startup Funding

Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?
Tech Startups

Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?

The CEO of Nasdaq reveals where he thinks many private tech firms go wrong.
The 7 Sources of Startup Capital
Investors

The 7 Sources of Startup Capital

From loans from friends and family to billion-dollar mega venture capital firms, here are some quick tips on how to approach each.
Alex Iskold
The Top 4 Wrong Reasons to Seek Investors
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The Top 4 Wrong Reasons to Seek Investors

There is plenty of evidence that too much money can undermine a startup more quickly than squeezing pennies.
Martin Zwilling
13 Tips on How to Deliver a Pitch Investors Simply Can't Turn Down
Pitching Investors

13 Tips on How to Deliver a Pitch Investors Simply Can't Turn Down

Hint: Practice your pitch. And then practice it again. And again.
Neil Patel
Y Combinator Creates New Fund to Invest In Its Later-Stage Companies
Y Combinator

Y Combinator Creates New Fund to Invest In Its Later-Stage Companies

The $700 million pool gives the incubator the ability to bet big on winner.
Laura Entis
When to Use the Term Debt vs. Revolving Debt
Startup Funding

When to Use the Term Debt vs. Revolving Debt

Knowing the difference can save you and your business big-time.
Ami Kassar
What to Do When Your Funding Vanishes
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What to Do When Your Funding Vanishes

Enthusiastic public announcements aside, sometimes the check doesn't arrive as promised. So put down that champagne and heed the advice of entrepreneurs who've dealt with the disappointment of disappearing capital.
Why Entrepreneurs Should Think About Non-Dilutive Financing
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Why Entrepreneurs Should Think About Non-Dilutive Financing

What kind of funding you seek can make all the difference in how much money you raise and how much control you keep.
Scott Shane
SCUBA Diving and Seed Money are More Connected Than You Think
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SCUBA Diving and Seed Money are More Connected Than You Think

An expert explains the pitfalls that come after securing funding.
5 Essentials for Maximizing Results From Seed Capital
Seed Funding

5 Essentials for Maximizing Results From Seed Capital

The founder's primary job is stretching those first funds to afford a team, a prototype and a marketing plan.
Peter S. Cohan
How This Startup Is Making It Easier for Renters to Find Housing
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How This Startup Is Making It Easier for Renters to Find Housing

RadPad garnered 10,000 downloads in its first month.
Michelle Goodman
Private Aviation Company Wheels Up Raises $115M to Fuel App, Expansion
Funding

Private Aviation Company Wheels Up Raises $115M to Fuel App, Expansion

The company, founded by serial entrepreneur Kenny Dichter, is bringing a membership model to flying.
Ray Hennessey
4 Funding Myths to Stop Believing Now
Fact vs Fiction

4 Funding Myths to Stop Believing Now

Make sure you have the facts that you need.
Nina Zipkin
10 Signs Your Company Has Outgrown the Startup Phase
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10 Signs Your Company Has Outgrown the Startup Phase

You're no longer a startup when investors inquire about your company without you begging.
Peter Daisyme