Martin Zwilling

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Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and Angel investor.

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Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors

Bootstrapping does require a full confidence in your own passion with no investors to lean on or blame. But isn't that why you signed up to be an entrepreneur in the first place?

8 Reasons Online Dating Sites Are a Business Dead End

Dating site customers are fickle, hard to please and will dump one site for another without explanation. Sort of like the worst person you've ever dated.

Good Chief Financial Officers Focus on Much More Than Finance

If your preferred career path includes running your own startup, it pays to pay attention to your CFO.

Don't Even Bother Looking for Funding If You've Not Yet Assembled the Right Team

There is no more important task than attracting and managing the right people to grow your business. Here's how to find them.

A Startup Is Like a Home Still Being Built. Don't Value it at Next Year's Dream Market Price When Pitching an Angel Investor.

Serious investors want to know about your new venture's real revenue, team strength, registered intellectual property and other important elements.

Didn't Know That Uber Is a Unicorn? Time to Get Schooled on Startup Jargon.

Test your knowledge on the latest investor-to-entrepreneur terms and concepts.

Angel Investors Pumped $24 Billion Into Startups. Here's How to Get Your Share.

As an active angel investor myself, here is my priority list of eight recommended preparation activities when you're looking for funding.

7 Ways to Keep Your Focus on Execution After the Idea

Are you sure your startup is moving beyond the idea stage to assure long-term business success?

10 Startup Mistakes You Can't Afford To Make Again

These stumbling blocks will happen -- just try to avoid them the second time around.

7 Startup Strategies to Gain From Your Limitations

Focusing your budget on your most expensive projects and finding partners who complement your strengths are just a couple of smart business strategies.

8 Ways to Not Only Survive But Prosper Around Negative People

Negativity will happen especially in times of stress. Use these tactics to turn those frowns upside down.

8 Big Business Tenets That Don't Work for Startups

Large companies with existing resources and qualified people have different rules than the little guys for innovative efforts.