Funding

Great Achievements: Smart Shoes and an Important Invention
Radicals & Visionaries

Great Achievements: Smart Shoes and an Important Invention

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
Nina Zipkin
Great Achievements: Funding Win for Cult TV Fans
Radicals & Visionaries

Great Achievements: Funding Win for Cult TV Fans

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
Nina Zipkin
With $40 Million in Fresh Funding, Tastemade Is Building a Digital Food Dynasty
Radicals & Visionaries

With $40 Million in Fresh Funding, Tastemade Is Building a Digital Food Dynasty

To date, the online video network focused on food, travel and lifestyle-related content, has raised $80.3 million.
Geoff Weiss
Wall Street Dreads a Fed Rate Hike but Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Worry
Funding

Wall Street Dreads a Fed Rate Hike but Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Worry

The smallest businesses that most need financing rarely qualify for a standard bank loan. An uptick in interest rates doesn't change that.,
Tor Constantino
Airbnb Is Now the Third-Highest Valued Startup After Massive $1.5 Billion Funding Round
Airbnb

Airbnb Is Now the Third-Highest Valued Startup After Massive $1.5 Billion Funding Round

The new round reportedly raises the startup's valuation to $25.5 billion.
Biz Carson
The 9 Advantages of Franchising
Franchises

The 9 Advantages of Franchising

Is franchising right for you? Get the skinny on the nine things franchising offers that may benefit your business.
Mark Siebert
How Star Wars Will Help You Raise Capital for Your Company
Pitching Investors

How Star Wars Will Help You Raise Capital for Your Company

The movie focuses on the 'hero's journey,' a structure that can be useful when telling VCs your company's story.
David Teten
Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Pitching to Big-Time VCs
Funding

Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Pitching to Big-Time VCs

While there is no universal answer as to how a startup successfully closes a great funding round, there are several issues that usually kill a VC's interest.
Ravin Gandhi
Airbnb Reportedly Raises Another $100 Million in Funding
Airbnb

Airbnb Reportedly Raises Another $100 Million in Funding

The home-sharing startup expects to be profitable in 2016, a source says.
Why Angels Are Moving Online
Angel Investing

Why Angels Are Moving Online

Online platforms are a superior choice for less entrepreneurially experienced, less-active investors who are deploying smaller amounts of money.
Scott Shane
The 7 Sources of Startup Capital
Investors

The 7 Sources of Startup Capital

From loans from friends and family to billion-dollar mega venture capital firms, here are some quick tips on how to approach each.
Alex Iskold
6 Tips for Raising Your First Round of Funding
Funding

6 Tips for Raising Your First Round of Funding

It takes money to run a business. Here's how to obtain that initial windfall.
Matt Barba
7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding
Raising Capital

7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding

The EB-5 program paves foreign investors a path to U.S. citizenship when they invest in American job-creating projects.
Shai Zamanian and Preeya Malik