Fundraising

Finance

A Leading Investor's Perspective on Raising Follow-On Funding and Making a Difference

Sarah Cone, founder and managing partner of Social Impact Capital, shares her perspective on how "to do well by doing good."

A Brief Guide to Letting Black Entrepreneurs Be Entrepreneurs

If you want to make the business world more inclusive and equitable, stop seeing Black founders as a cause worth supporting and start viewing them as the innovators and difference-makers they already are.

Here Are Legitimate Fundraisers Helping Damaged and Destroyed Small Businesses

Three ways to help entrepreneurs and small business owners.

When Negotiating Term Sheets, How Much Is Too Much?

In the changed venture capital market, many investors are now making once-unthinkable demands.

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Fundraising

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