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Study Finds Most Investors Comfortable With Businesses That 'Touch' Marijuana
Cannabis

Study Finds Most Investors Comfortable With Businesses That 'Touch' Marijuana

Growing public acceptance of marijuana, highlighted by a slew of successful legalization initiatives, is encouraging investment.
dispensaries.com
Broad Voter Approval for Cannabis Has Likely Ignited Explosive Growth
Cannabis

Broad Voter Approval for Cannabis Has Likely Ignited Explosive Growth

The 2016 elections are widely seen as a tipping point opening a flood of new investment in the cannabis industry.
Cy Scott
The Benefits of Buying a 'Boring' Businesses Instead of Seeking the Next Big Thing
Ready To Launch

The Benefits of Buying a 'Boring' Businesses Instead of Seeking the Next Big Thing

Boring businesses are stable and profitable, but could use some new marketing strategies to tap into additional growth.
Peter Daisyme
Before You Pitch Investors, Ask Yourself These 4 Questions
Funding

Before You Pitch Investors, Ask Yourself These 4 Questions

To set yourself up for success, here are some guidelines to follow when raising money.
David Hall
Learn the Secret to Thriving in a Funding Slowdown
Funding

Learn the Secret to Thriving in a Funding Slowdown

The trick to getting the funding you need is to build a foundation that no smart investor will pass up.
Scott King
Chipotle Investors Propose Ousting Founder as Chairman
Chipotle

Chipotle Investors Propose Ousting Founder as Chairman

By stripping board leadership from Ells, who is also co-chief executive, investors would like to institute an independent chair.
10 Things You Must Do Before Connecting With Investors
Funding

10 Things You Must Do Before Connecting With Investors

There are no shortcuts to building a solid network of engaged investors.
Patrick Henry
What This Tech Investor Brings to the Table
Investing

What This Tech Investor Brings to the Table

Aaron Gillum, managing partner of Caerus Investment Partners, says it's always a great time to invest in startups.
No One Really Cares About Your Game-Changing App Idea
Marketing Bootcamp

No One Really Cares About Your Game-Changing App Idea

Unless you build something, you're all talk. Investors want a product, not an idea.
Steve Eakin
5 Insights Into Venture Capital Entrepreneurs Need to Know Now
Venture Capital

5 Insights Into Venture Capital Entrepreneurs Need to Know Now

These shifts define the state of VC today -- and the direction it will go in 2017.
Lydia Belanger
Saudi Arabia, SoftBank Aim to Be World's Top Tech Investor With $100 Billion Fund
Investors

Saudi Arabia, SoftBank Aim to Be World's Top Tech Investor With $100 Billion Fund

Earlier this year, the nation invested $3.5 billion in U.S. ride-hailing firm Uber, surprising many.
4 Investing Apps I Use and 1 I Don't
Apps

4 Investing Apps I Use and 1 I Don't

The good apps simplify trading and expedite the entire process for investors.
Timothy Sykes
Theranos Faces Lawsuit From a Major Investor
Theranos

Theranos Faces Lawsuit From a Major Investor

It's accusing the controversial blood-testing company of lying to get its money.
Billionaire Investor Draper Leads $4.2 Million Funding in Blockchain Startup
Startups

Billionaire Investor Draper Leads $4.2 Million Funding in Blockchain Startup

The blockchain technology startup powers the digital currency bitcoin and enables data-sharing across a network of individual computers.