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5 Investment Firms Reveal What They Look for in Startups
Funding

5 Investment Firms Reveal What They Look for in Startups

There's more competition than ever before to get startup funding. Here's how to break through the pack.
Andrew Medal
How to Bridge the Funding Gap for Scientific Breakthroughs
VC Funding

How to Bridge the Funding Gap for Scientific Breakthroughs

Facing a dearth of funding because life sciences investors don't understand your medical project? Your plight has a name: the "valley of death."
Ramphis Castro
When Is It a Good Idea to Change Your Company's Name?
Branding

When Is It a Good Idea to Change Your Company's Name?

The maker of the Nima gluten sensor just changed its name from 6SensorLabs to Nima.
Nina Zipkin
We Interviewed Barbara Corcoran Live -- You Told Us What to Ask Her
Creativity

We Interviewed Barbara Corcoran Live -- You Told Us What to Ask Her

The 'Shark Tank' star discussed creative ways entrepreneurs can be more resourceful.
Nina Zipkin
Can Equity Crowdfunding Be Fixed?
Equity Crowdfunding

Can Equity Crowdfunding Be Fixed?

The Fix Crowdfunding Act would bring rules that are more approachable for fundraising companies.
Vincent Bradley
Are Entrepreneurs an Endangered Species? 3 Safeguards to Ensure You're Not Next.
Taking risks

Are Entrepreneurs an Endangered Species? 3 Safeguards to Ensure You're Not Next.

The middle class is withering away and financing is difficult to secure. But that doesn't mean entrepreneurs should abandon their dreams and stick to safer routes.
Per Bylund
8 Ways to Fund Your Startup
Startups

8 Ways to Fund Your Startup

There are a number of common barriers that are inherent to the startup process itself, but none are more critical than the first step: obtaining the necessary funds to begin with.
Sarah Landrum
23 Lessons on Sales, Marketing and Funding it Took Me 20 Years to Learn
Leadership Strategy

23 Lessons on Sales, Marketing and Funding it Took Me 20 Years to Learn

Experience, including other people's experience, is the best teacher.
Joe Griffin
The Basics of Borrowing From Friends and Family
Raising Capital

The Basics of Borrowing From Friends and Family

Getting a loan from family or friends? Here are some tips to make the deal a success.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Making Your Pitch for VC Funding Means Facing a Very Tough Crowd
VC Funding

Making Your Pitch for VC Funding Means Facing a Very Tough Crowd

Finding an investor is potentially a life or death moment for your company. To survive you must prepare.
Craig Corbett
5 Ways Shunning Venture Capital Made Me a Better Leader
VC Funding

5 Ways Shunning Venture Capital Made Me a Better Leader

Securing too much money too fast may eliminate the incentives to find creative solutions to daily challenges.
How Entrepreneurs Can Help Their Startup Communities Get More Funding
Startup Anywhere

How Entrepreneurs Can Help Their Startup Communities Get More Funding

For those entrepreneurs not located in California, New York or Massachusetts, here is how to help your community improve capital accessibility and strengthen the ecosystem.
This Maker Aggressively Expanded Her Business Without a Traditional Loan. Here's How.
Funding

This Maker Aggressively Expanded Her Business Without a Traditional Loan. Here's How.

Have more demand than you can fill? This new spin on financing can help.
Michelle Goodman