Pitching Investors

This Was Mark Cuban's Worst 'Shark Tank' Investment (and Richard Branson Fell for It, Too)

Cuban said a questionable work ethic and one too many "networking" trips contributed to the company's downfall.

Amanda Breen

Want to Be A Successful Fundraiser? Follow these 6 Hacks to Attract Investors

From accepting rejection to out-bidding competition, your business must follow these fundraising practices to get investor attention and hold it.

Max Azarov

What I Learned From Pitching Marc Benioff My Startup at Dreamforce

Here are some tips for pitching your startup based on what I learned from pitching mine to the CEO of Salesforce, Marc Benioff.

Justin Vandehey

How to Land Your Dream Investors and Catapult You to Success

Fundraising is a crucial piece to any successful business plan, but landing investors is often a challenge, especially in today's very competitive fundraising landscape. Keep in mind these key things as you're starting your journey on the fundraising circuit.

Ryan Fritsch

If You Want Your Pitches to Improve, Use These 3 Simple Tips

Most people think a pitch is all about how well they give a presentation but the reality is that's only one piece of the 'successful pitch' pie. There are other areas of the meeting that need to be considered - starting with understanding what motivates other people in the room.

How to Sell Your Story Through Your Pitch Deck

Venture capitalists' attention spans are at their shortest, but a concise, attractive and effective pitch deck can catch their interest.

Dan Conner

How Founders Can Make the Most Out of Global Startup and Investor Events

Useful tips for startups eager to take the next step in their growth journey.

Jake Wiley

How to Turn Your Idea Into Success

Those with a clear understanding of what it takes to turn an idea into reality are the ones that walk away with the title.

Jonathan Løw

5 Questions to Prepare for Ahead of Your Meeting With Investors

Prepare for these five questions before investor meetings and learn what investors are really looking for.

These 4 Pitch-Deck Essentials Can Help You Get the Meeting That Changes Your Life

Your pitch deck is your opportunity to make the great first impression that could catapult your exciting journey.

Donna Griffit

The Secret to Pitching Your Business Plan in Just 10 Minutes

This outline breaks down a business plan pitch minute by minute so you can stay on topic and build the necessary interest and excitement.

Mike Moyer

This Secret Weapon Will Convince Investors to Fund Your Startup

It's a silver bullet of success that will help you nail your pitch presentation every time.

Donna Griffit