Every year during Pride Month, companies come out of the woodwork to sell rainbow-themed merch, change their logos and wave their Pride flags, but fail to take actionable steps that actually uplift and support queer people. Here's how your company can create a real impact in the community and be an ally 12 months of the year.
A majority of startups don't make it long enough to sustain themselves on real profits. If you want to make sure your startup isn't one of them, take a look at these five practices I've observed from successful, thriving ventures.
Fundraising is a crucial piece to any successful business plan, but landing investors is often a challenge, especially in today's very competitive fundraising landscape. Keep in mind these key things as you're starting your journey on the fundraising circuit.
Most people think a pitch is all about how well they give a presentation but the reality is that's only one piece of the 'successful pitch' pie. There are other areas of the meeting that need to be considered - starting with understanding what motivates other people in the room.