Investors

Innovation Now

What Do Pitching and Investing Look Like In a Post-Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos World?

An entrepreneur and VC share their experiences and insights in the wake of the Theranos scandal that shocked the biotech world.
3 Things To Know

3 Tips for Pitching Investors Your Big Idea (60-Second Video)

The more you say, the more fodder there is for doubt, so be clear and concise with your pitch and your answers.
Pitching

Everything You Need to Know to Pitch an Investor

Asking investors to fund your business is uncomfortable, intimidating and at times even excruciating. Here's how to make it better.
Jeff Bezos

15 Companies That Jeff Bezos Has Invested in

See where Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has invested his money.
Partnerships

Navigating Business Partnerships as an Entrepreneur

Learn how to be part of the mere 30 percent of partnerships that succeed.
Pitching Investors

How to Introduce Investors to Your Team the Right Way

Eager to introduce investors to the rest of your "rockstar team"? That meeting could be to your detriment. Here's how to turn your dilemma into a win and close the deal.
Food Businesses

5 Predictions About the Future of Food From an Early Beyond Meat Investor

Dan Gluck, a partner at PowerPlant Ventures and a co-founder of Health Warrior, shares what he's most excited about.
Growth Strategies

Watch Out for These 4 Warning Signs on the Road to Success

Don't let overconfidence cloud your judgment.
Investors

10 Tools for the First-Time Millennial Investor

Millennials are scared -- with good reason -- of losing their money. These tools help them dip their toes into the investing pool and lower their risk.
Finance

The 10 Most Reliable Ways to Fund a Startup

Every funding decision is a complex tradeoff between near-term and longer-term costs and paybacks, as well as overall ownership and control.
Business Plans

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

Your business plan is how investors and potential partners see that you know everything you can about your industry.
How Success Happens Podcast

This Culture-Tech Investor Made 200X on the Fastest-Growing Silicon Valley Startup Ever. Here's How to Pitch Him.

From JUUL Labs to Honcker, culture-tech investor Gregg Smith reveals his winning philosophy.