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6 Tips for Navigating Online Lending Options
Startup Funding

6 Tips for Navigating Online Lending Options

Smart advice to help you apply for and land an online loan for your small business
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Business-Funding 'Rules' to Break
Funding

5 Business-Funding 'Rules' to Break

New options exist for small businesses struggling to find financing. It's easier than ever to secure funding -- if you're willing to explore uncommon avenues.
Sherry Gray
How to Make a Crowdfunding Video People Actually Watch
Crowdfunding

How to Make a Crowdfunding Video People Actually Watch

To draw serious interest from prospective investors, you must spend time and resources in fine-tuning your message.
Felix Tarcomnicu
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