Funding

The Top 4 Wrong Reasons to Seek Investors
Ready To Launch

The Top 4 Wrong Reasons to Seek Investors

There is plenty of evidence that too much money can undermine a startup more quickly than squeezing pennies.
Martin Zwilling
6 Factors in Taking Over an Existing Business
Buying a Business

6 Factors in Taking Over an Existing Business

Buying a business involves more upfront cost but less risk than starting from scratch.
Jared Hecht
Tyra Banks's Next Chapter: Focusing on Her Beauty Startup
Radicals & Visionaries

Tyra Banks's Next Chapter: Focusing on Her Beauty Startup

The cosmetics line will seek outside funding and form a 'legitimate board,' Banks said.
Laura Entis
How Thought-Leadership Content Can Help Your Company Attract Funding
Marketing Bootcamp

How Thought-Leadership Content Can Help Your Company Attract Funding

This form of content helps prove that a company has a strong leader and serious earning potential.
Josh Johnson
What to Do When Your Funding Vanishes
Ready To Launch

What to Do When Your Funding Vanishes

Enthusiastic public announcements aside, sometimes the check doesn't arrive as promised. So put down that champagne and heed the advice of entrepreneurs who've dealt with the disappointment of disappearing capital.
Why Entrepreneurs Should Think About Non-Dilutive Financing
Funding

Why Entrepreneurs Should Think About Non-Dilutive Financing

What kind of funding you seek can make all the difference in how much money you raise and how much control you keep.
Scott Shane
5 Tips for Beating the Odds When Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

5 Tips for Beating the Odds When Crowdfunding

Marketing is everything. How do you maximize your effort?
Sally Outlaw
Why the Recently Passed Law Allowing Mini IPOs May Not Benefit Your Business
Funding

Why the Recently Passed Law Allowing Mini IPOs May Not Benefit Your Business

The potential to raise $50 million from the 'crowd' is huge, but the costs in cash and time are high.
Kendall Almerico
Private Aviation Company Wheels Up Raises $115M to Fuel App, Expansion
Funding

Private Aviation Company Wheels Up Raises $115M to Fuel App, Expansion

The company, founded by serial entrepreneur Kenny Dichter, is bringing a membership model to flying.
Ray Hennessey
4 Funding Myths to Stop Believing Now
Fact vs Fiction

4 Funding Myths to Stop Believing Now

Make sure you have the facts that you need.
Nina Zipkin
7 Seed-Stage Funding Sources That Might Finance Your Startup
Funding

7 Seed-Stage Funding Sources That Might Finance Your Startup

Have you looked into these? Be sure you do. One of them could make your dream come true.
Martin Zwilling
What $100 Million in New Funding Means for Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Beauty Box Startup
Beauty Businesses

What $100 Million in New Funding Means for Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Beauty Box Startup

Before this week, the company hadn't raised venture funding since 2012.
Geoff Weiss
4 Reasons 'Alternative Financing' May Be Right for Your Business
Small Business Financing

4 Reasons 'Alternative Financing' May Be Right for Your Business

Are your revenues less than $5 million? A traditional bank may reject you faster than you can say 'underwriter.'
Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett
The 5 Slides You Must Have In Your Pitch Deck
Radicals & Visionaries

The 5 Slides You Must Have In Your Pitch Deck

You don't need a lot of slides, but the ones you do have must concise and compelling.
Tony Conrad