Investors

5 Ways Raising Money Is Just Like Asking for a Date
Fundraising

5 Ways Raising Money Is Just Like Asking for a Date

Approach investors with the notion the goal is to replicate the money they invest.
Brian Foley
How to Do Well With 3 Types of Do-Gooder Investors
Business Optimization

How to Do Well With 3 Types of Do-Gooder Investors

It's possible, but you'll need to form the right purpose-driven business.
Innovation Inhibitors Include Dependency on New Infrastructure and Investor Risk Tolerance
Innovation

Innovation Inhibitors Include Dependency on New Infrastructure and Investor Risk Tolerance

Be aware that attempting innovation in certain times and places is extremely risky.
Martin Zwilling
What People Don't Tell Entrepreneurs About Investors
The Grind

What People Don't Tell Entrepreneurs About Investors

They are basically all the same. Here is what I am doing about it.
Adina Grigore
17 Things You Need to Know Before Doing Business in Cuba
Cuba

17 Things You Need to Know Before Doing Business in Cuba

Cubans are resourceful and tech savvy but the island nation's infrastructure is lamentable and its government still controls the economy.
Mack Kolarich
Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors
Ready To Launch

Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors

Bootstrapping does require a full confidence in your own passion with no investors to lean on or blame. But isn't that why you signed up to be an entrepreneur in the first place?
Martin Zwilling
8 Reasons Online Dating Sites Are a Business Dead End
Online Dating

8 Reasons Online Dating Sites Are a Business Dead End

Dating site customers are fickle, hard to please and will dump one site for another without explanation. Sort of like the worst person you've ever dated.
Martin Zwilling
When and Why Franchises Seek Investors
Franchises

When and Why Franchises Seek Investors

Franchises take steps to attract deep-pocketed investors from the start.
'The 30-Minute Millionaire' Outlines Ways to Get a Slice of That $2.8 Trillion Currently Sitting in Zero-Yielding Money Markets
Investing

'The 30-Minute Millionaire' Outlines Ways to Get a Slice of That $2.8 Trillion Currently Sitting in Zero-Yielding Money Markets

I talked to my CNBC colleague Jeff Cox about his new book that sets a blueprint for the future of investing.
Carol Roth
How Do You Bring Investors Into Your Business? Very Carefully.
Ready To Launch

How Do You Bring Investors Into Your Business? Very Carefully.

Finance expert Mark Kohler says that knowing the difference between lenders, investors and partners is crucial when building capital.
Entrepreneur Network
A Startup Is Like a Home Still Being Built. Don't Value it at Next Year's Dream Market Price When Pitching an Angel Investor.
Valuations

A Startup Is Like a Home Still Being Built. Don't Value it at Next Year's Dream Market Price When Pitching an Angel Investor.

Serious investors want to know about your new venture's real revenue, team strength, registered intellectual property and other important elements.
Martin Zwilling
The Obsession With 'Curing' Aging Is Now Big Business
Biotechnology

The Obsession With 'Curing' Aging Is Now Big Business

Finding ways to extend a healthy life has attracted many tens of millions in investment dollars from the likes of Google and numerous biotechnology companies.
How This Company Is Profiting Giving Perks to Military Members and First-Responders
Online Marketplace

How This Company Is Profiting Giving Perks to Military Members and First-Responders

GovX's small customer base helped it cash in with investors.
Michelle Goodman
Didn't Know That Uber Is a Unicorn? Time to Get Schooled on Startup Jargon.
Investors

Didn't Know That Uber Is a Unicorn? Time to Get Schooled on Startup Jargon.

Test your knowledge on the latest investor-to-entrepreneur terms and concepts.
Martin Zwilling