News and Articles About Startup Funding
BravoTV debuted a new reality show based on startups, but the format is more frat party than computer geek.
How you fund your startup will play a deciding role in the company you build.
A look at what really happens at business accelerators and why they can be so attractive to ambitious entrepreneurs.
You don't have to go on Shark Tank to catch the eye of a major league angel investor. Here's how one entrepreneur got funding by just sending an email.
Three new steps to keep in mind when submitting your project to the popular crowdfunding site.
Just in time for the premiere of season four, a look back at 11 of Shark Tank's most successful entrepreneurs.
Oprah Winfrey's OWN network might be faltering, but don't count out the woman with the Midas touch. Here's what any entrepreneur can learn from her recent startup struggles.
Selling subscriptions during the development phase allowed the company to pay the rent, and what you can learn from it.
Consider these tips before pitching the crowd to fund your startup.
Consider these tips before you seek funding for your startup, whether from angel investors or VCs.
Though the passage of the JOBS Act opened the doors for crowdfunding, many startups are still seeking funding from venture capital firms, according to a new study.
Inspired by new waves of technology developments and blockbuster deals, VCs are feeling better at the start of 2012.
Rapid growth and its founders' ability to take the lion's market share are big factors in determining whether a start-up will get the attention of VC firms.
President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law today. Here is a rundown of what's in it, when those provisions go into effect and how they could impact your business.
A new law will increase the ability of small-business owners to raise capital from crowdfunding. But proceed with caution.
Legislation headed to the President's desk could transform the way entrepreneurs access capital and the number of investors able to fund startups.
Thinking about starting a small business? Here's a step-by-step guide for how to launch your business in a low-risk way.
After intense debate, the Senate adds a number of investor protections to the small-business bill. The Obama Administration indicated its support.
Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket present exciting new ways to increase a private company's liquidity -- but there are also dangers.
Guest "Shark" and QVC Queen dishes about her time on the reality TV show and what she likes to hear in an entrepreneur's pitch.
One of the SBA's biggest investment programs to launch this year may fall on deaf ears as the venture-capital community swoons from years of lousy returns.
Sometimes, it's not a question of how brilliant your startup idea is, but what an entrepreneur is willing to do to get through the tough times.
Learning how to pitch investors is an invaluable skill. Avoid these blunders, which are sure to make a bad impression--and could kill the deal.
Four entrepreneurs find more than pocket change in their couch.
New York recently beat out rival Boston for the number two spot for venture capital accumulation. Here's what makes the Big Apple more appealing.