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5 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask Potential Investors
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5 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask Potential Investors

Understand what each investor brings to the table before you bring them on board.
Arie Abecassis
3 Ways to Lower Your Startup's Acquisition Risk Factor
Acquisitions

3 Ways to Lower Your Startup's Acquisition Risk Factor

Buyers look for stability and high potential for ROI. Here's how to position your company as a safe bet.
Daniel Wesley
What This Investor Looks for When Funding a Company
Funding

What This Investor Looks for When Funding a Company

At Circular Summit, Jesse Draper of Halogen Ventures will share what investors like her seek in early-stage companies to those ready to make an exit.
Andrea Huspeni
10 Ways to Make Your Company More Attractive to Investors
Investors

10 Ways to Make Your Company More Attractive to Investors

How to make investing in your company a no-brainer.
Steve Eakin
8 Things to Consider to Find the Right Funding Option for Your Startup
Funding

8 Things to Consider to Find the Right Funding Option for Your Startup

Looking at these eight factors will help you determine the how, what, when, where and why of your financing round.
Patrick Henry
Do Your Homework and Avoid a Venture Capital Nightmare
Venture Capital

Do Your Homework and Avoid a Venture Capital Nightmare

Three tips to make your venture deals safer.
Harry Red
5 Ways Hecklers Can Prepare You for Pitching Investors
Pitching Investors

5 Ways Hecklers Can Prepare You for Pitching Investors

From improvisation to how to read a room, stand up comedy has a lot to teach entrepreneurs.
Dave Scott
Investing 101: A Quick Guide to Bonds
Finance

Investing 101: A Quick Guide to Bonds

What you need to know about bonds.
Nicole Lapin
Unicorn Investors: The Top 5 Firms With the Best Record
Investors

Unicorn Investors: The Top 5 Firms With the Best Record

For entrepreneurs, especially those with a focus on mobile-first, looking to get funding, here are the top investors to keep an eye on.
Aaron Orendorff
More Than Money: How the Right Investor Can Add Lasting Value to Your Startup
Angel Investors

More Than Money: How the Right Investor Can Add Lasting Value to Your Startup

Taking money from an investor before thoroughly vetting him or her is like getting married after your first date.
Blake Marggraff
Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016
Cannabis

Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016

Despite the industry's precarious legal status, investors are flocking to states where voters have legalized cannabis.
dispensaries.com
Does Appearing at CES Actually Pay Off?
CES 2017

Does Appearing at CES Actually Pay Off?

Whether you run a young company or an established consumer brand, there are many advantages to appearing at CES.
Derek Miller
How Entrepreneurs Can Help Their Startup Communities Get More Funding
Startup Anywhere

How Entrepreneurs Can Help Their Startup Communities Get More Funding

For those entrepreneurs not located in California, New York or Massachusetts, here is how to help your community improve capital accessibility and strengthen the ecosystem.