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How This Tampon Company Overcame Investor Knowledge Gaps and Raised $11.2 Million
Pitching Investors

How This Tampon Company Overcame Investor Knowledge Gaps and Raised $11.2 Million

The founders of LOLA made a list of every question investors might ask and added it as a slide to their pitch deck.
Alexandra Friedman
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
Want to Wow Potential Investors? You Have 19 Seconds.
Make More Happen

Want to Wow Potential Investors? You Have 19 Seconds.

Here's one CEO's roadmap for taking an idea out of your head and getting it into the market.
Bill Schulz
Gerard Adams and Social Media Influencer Jake Paul on Entrepreneurship and Elevator Pitches
Pitching Investors

Gerard Adams and Social Media Influencer Jake Paul on Entrepreneurship and Elevator Pitches

'You never know when an opportunity is going to strike so you have to be ready at all times, no matter what!'
Entrepreneur Staff
This 10-Year-Old Kidpreneur Swam on TV's 'Shark Tank'
Young Entrepreneurs

This 10-Year-Old Kidpreneur Swam on TV's 'Shark Tank'

Young Jack Bonneau is killing it. Why are so many Americans surprised?
Scott Laband
Partnering With the Ultra Successful Comes Down to What's In it for Them
Elevator Pitch

Partnering With the Ultra Successful Comes Down to What's In it for Them

Instead of asking for something in an elevator pitch, change the formula to show what you can contribute.
Geoff Woods
Before You Pitch Investors, Ask Yourself These 4 Questions
Funding

Before You Pitch Investors, Ask Yourself These 4 Questions

To set yourself up for success, here are some guidelines to follow when raising money.
David Hall
Learn the Secret to Thriving in a Funding Slowdown
Inspiring Your Team

Learn the Secret to Thriving in a Funding Slowdown

The trick to getting the funding you need is to build a foundation that no smart investor will pass up.
Scott King
3 Business Lessons Learned Watching Shark Tank
Shark Tank

3 Business Lessons Learned Watching Shark Tank

The show is amusing or an entrepreneurship master class, depending upon what you're looking for.
Toby Nwazor
How to Use LinkedIn to License Your Concepts for New Products
Social Media Marketing

How to Use LinkedIn to License Your Concepts for New Products

Product developer Ryan Diez reveals how he gets in touch with companies that are looking for new product ideas.
Stephen Key
10 Things You Must Do Before Connecting With Investors
Funding

10 Things You Must Do Before Connecting With Investors

There are no shortcuts to building a solid network of engaged investors.
Patrick Henry
No One Really Cares About Your Game-Changing App Idea
Mobile Apps

No One Really Cares About Your Game-Changing App Idea

Unless you build something, you're all talk. Investors want a product, not an idea.
Steve Eakin
Could Your Startup Answer These 23 Pitch Competition Questions?
Pitching Investors

Could Your Startup Answer These 23 Pitch Competition Questions?

Asked and answered. These real-life pitch questions from Steve Case's Rise of the Rest tour can help give you an edge on your next pitch.
Linda Lacina
7 Important Differences Between Angels and VCs You Need to Understand
Investors

7 Important Differences Between Angels and VCs You Need to Understand

Keep these seven differences in mind before targeting and pitching investors.
Mack Kolarich