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Your Alma Mater Might Want to Finance Your Startup
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Your Alma Mater Might Want to Finance Your Startup

Alumni investment groups join the VC landscape.
Michelle Goodman
What VCs Want in 2016
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What VCs Want in 2016

From cybersecurity to robotics: 2016 investment predictions from top VCs
Michelle Goodman
How 'No' Might Become 'Go' in the World of Venture Funding
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How 'No' Might Become 'Go' in the World of Venture Funding

An expert offers some reflections on rejections.
5 Questions You Must Ask to Build a Company That Lasts
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5 Questions You Must Ask to Build a Company That Lasts

A VC professional shares his thoughts on team building, timing and more.
Joseph Ansanelli
Why SalesLoft's Second Wind Is Going Strong
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Why SalesLoft's Second Wind Is Going Strong

This software suite revamped itself, and now it's raking in funds.
Why the VC Game Is Attracting a Whole New Set of Players
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Why the VC Game Is Attracting a Whole New Set of Players

Corporations, cities and special groups have jumped into equity financing.
Michelle Goodman
9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs
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9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs

When it comes to fundraising, it's a good idea to listen to the men and women doling out the dollars.
Carly Okyle
Refinancing, Refined: Why This Company Is the 'TurboTax for Mortgages'
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Refinancing, Refined: Why This Company Is the 'TurboTax for Mortgages'

The archaic mortgage process gets a tech upgrade.
Gwen Moran
How to Get Top Talent When You Have a Bare Bones Budget
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How to Get Top Talent When You Have a Bare Bones Budget

Your startup isn't generating enough cash to pay decent salaries. Now what?
How Your Small Business Can Play in the Big Leagues
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How Your Small Business Can Play in the Big Leagues

Corporate venture capital funds are looking to invest in innovative startups. Here's how to cash in on the substantial resources of major companies.
Michelle Goodman
The Bright Side of a Bad Pitch
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The Bright Side of a Bad Pitch

VCs hear it all, but the bad ideas can be as worthwhile as the good ones.
Vouch: The First Social Network for Credit
Small Business - Big Impact

Vouch: The First Social Network for Credit

Personal endorsements power a consumer lending network.
Check These 14 Boxes and You Have the Complete Pitch Deck
Pitching Investors

Check These 14 Boxes and You Have the Complete Pitch Deck

Among the worst mistakes you can make pitching investors is not anticipating the fundamental questions they will want answered.
Murray Newlands
Why VCs Are Devouring Food Startups
Food Businesses

Why VCs Are Devouring Food Startups

Investments in food ventures are heating up. Here's what's making investors bite.