VC Funding http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/vc-funding The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on VC Funding en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235659 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235659 Murray Newlands It's hard to pick winning investments but there are often clear signs of a losing investment. The 7 Elements Investors Look for in Your Funding Pitch Present all the facts that drew you to your great idea, season with your passion and you will wow investors. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235648 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235648 Bo Yaghmaie Present all the facts that drew you to your great idea, season with your passion and you will wow investors. What a VC Insider Learned in the Past 10 Years About Startup Funding Our expert Bo Yaghmaie explains how entrepreneurs should prepare for the worst. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235453 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235453 Bo Yaghmaie Our expert Bo Yaghmaie explains how entrepreneurs should prepare for the worst. 7 Ways to Leverage an App's Press Coverage with Investors If you've already scored some good media coverage, use it to your benefit when trying to score funding. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235326 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235326 Zach Cutler If you've already scored some good media coverage, use it to your benefit when trying to score funding. Why I'm Glad I Didn't Take VC Funding While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235100 Aliza Freud While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy. 5 Things Investors Want to Know Before Signing a Check Your absolute faith in your idea is not shared by investors but, if you see things as they do, you can persuade them. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234536 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234536 Murray Newlands Your absolute faith in your idea is not shared by investors but, if you see things as they do, you can persuade them. Before You Scale Your Business Decide on the Life You Want Taking your business to the next level is first about knowing what sort of life you want to lead Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234529 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234529 Rohan Ayyar Taking your business to the next level is first about knowing what sort of life you want to lead 10 Insights from 10 Years Running a Business If you aren't afraid to fail, quit your day job, hire people smarter than yourself or work very hard, you can succeed. Fri, 30 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234318 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234318 Aaron Skonnard If you aren't afraid to fail, quit your day job, hire people smarter than yourself or work very hard, you can succeed. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234042 Rohan Ayyar 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. Why Today's Bullish Economy Is Bad for VCs, But Good for You A stable economy means less competition for scoring investment. Thu, 08 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233165 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233165 Sam Hogg A stable economy means less competition for scoring investment. Need to Raise Money for Your Startup? This Book Might Be For You. In this video, Entrepreneur.com 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233656 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233656 Jason Fell In this video, Entrepreneur.com contributor John Rampton talks about a book that explains a topic that's very important to serious business owners: raising money. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232929 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232929 Steve Andriole Former VC says you should approach these funders carefully, and be thorough in your research. More Money, More Problems: The Down Side of a Mega Valuation The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230831 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230831 Sam Hogg The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line. Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Kirsten Green. The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 09:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230587 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230587 Andrea Huspeni The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions. Billionaire Reid Hoffman Reveals LinkedIn's 2004 Pitch Deck Along With Invaluable Startup Advice The LinkedIn co-founder and VC shares valuable insight on what entrepreneurs need to know when pitching their startups to investors. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229469 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229469 Alyson Shontell The LinkedIn co-founder and VC shares valuable insight on what entrepreneurs need to know when pitching their startups to investors. Fundraising 101: Words of Advice From One Founder to Another For our series The Grind, the founder of Travefy offers up advice on securing external capital. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228579 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228579 David Donner Chait For our series The Grind, the founder of Travefy offers up advice on securing external capital. The New Blueprint for Successful VC Funding Why a great business idea is only the beginning Tue, 08 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/206914 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/206914 Tim Beyers Why a great business idea is only the beginning