Investors

Don't Let 'Stealth Mode' Sink Your Startup
Marketing

Don't Let 'Stealth Mode' Sink Your Startup

If you want investors, partners or customers to notice you, they have to know you exist.
Zach Ferres
Scandal-Hit Zenefits Slashes Own Valuation as it Cuts Deal With Investors
Inspiring Your Team

Scandal-Hit Zenefits Slashes Own Valuation as it Cuts Deal With Investors

The company seeks to avoid litigation and mend damage in the wake of revelations of cheating.
Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About
Legal Issues

Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About

A DC Court rejects challenges from Massachusetts and Montana to the popular new law that allows regular people to invest in private companies.
Kendall Almerico
Crowdfunding Could Be In Your Portfolio But Not Too Much
Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding Could Be In Your Portfolio But Not Too Much

Due to new crowdfunding laws we can all be VC's, but you may want to hold off before you invest in your peers.
Sally Outlaw
How to Entice Investors to Fund Your Startup
Ask the Expert

How to Entice Investors to Fund Your Startup

While there's no one 'best' way to approach investors, here are a few tips to make your outreach as effective as possible.
Jodi Goldstein
'Investing for Good' Gains Appeal Amid Rocky Tech Startup Market
Social Entrepreneurs

'Investing for Good' Gains Appeal Amid Rocky Tech Startup Market

So-called 'impact investing' rose to $15.2 billion globally last year from $10.6 billion in 2014, according to a recent report by the Global Impact Investing Network.
Is Your One-Pager Scaring Away Investors?
Starting a Business

Is Your One-Pager Scaring Away Investors?

Avoid these mistakes if you want your one-pager to attract the attention it deserves.
Nilli Donner
Investors Back Both Uber and Didi, Raising Eyebrows
Uber

Investors Back Both Uber and Didi, Raising Eyebrows

Uber, the leading ride service in the United States and much of the world, and Didi Chuxing, which claims 87 percent of the Chinese market for private vehicle ride-hailing, now share at least four investors.
7 Attributes of An Entrepreneur's Startup Dream Team
Startups

7 Attributes of An Entrepreneur's Startup Dream Team

Dream team startups are the work of a diligent entrepreneur who understands strengths and weaknesses.
Martin Zwilling
Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life
Investors

Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life

WhistlePig founder Raj Peter Bhakta may lose his whiskey farm to the very investors that helped it grow.
Catherine Clifford
Silicon Valley Mocks Trump Over His Tech Bubble Warning
Donald Trump

Silicon Valley Mocks Trump Over His Tech Bubble Warning

Trump's declaration, in the eyes of Silicon Valley's entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, was nothing new.
The Goldilocks Test: Why China Is Just Right
Venture Capital

The Goldilocks Test: Why China Is Just Right

China's quest is global dominance of the tech industry. It could overtake Silicon Valley.
Ryan McMunn
Your Guide to the High-Risk, High-Reward World of Investing in Startups When Fundamental Finance Law Changes Go Into Effect May 16
Equity Crowdfunding

Your Guide to the High-Risk, High-Reward World of Investing in Startups When Fundamental Finance Law Changes Go Into Effect May 16

New rules for equity crowdfunding mean that nonprofessional investors can now buy pieces of a business.
Catherine Clifford
How This Man Raised $31 Million in VC Funding in 4 Years
Venture Capital

How This Man Raised $31 Million in VC Funding in 4 Years

Greg Marsh unlocked the secret: Start with old-fashioned networking, then grow your own network.