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What It's Like For a VC Who Becomes an Entrepreneur
Fundraising

What It's Like For a VC Who Becomes an Entrepreneur

A VC switches sides, and reports back from the other side of the table.
Jeff Harbach
Expert Tips for Not Blowing an Investor Interview From 7 of the Top VCs on the Planet
Pitching Investors

Expert Tips for Not Blowing an Investor Interview From 7 of the Top VCs on the Planet

You can't afford obvious mistakes. Investors are looking for reasons why they shouldn't risk money on your company.
John Rampton
What This Investor Looks for When Funding a Company
Funding

What This Investor Looks for When Funding a Company

At Circular Summit, Jesse Draper of Halogen Ventures will share what investors like her seek in early-stage companies to those ready to make an exit.
Andrea Huspeni
Top Tips for the Perfect Elevator Pitch
Elevator Pitch

Top Tips for the Perfect Elevator Pitch

The question is, how many elevator pitches should a job seeker have at the ready?
Alex Freund
Where to Meet Angel Investors and How to Pitch Them When You Do
Angel Investors

Where to Meet Angel Investors and How to Pitch Them When You Do

Get your startup off the ground by learning how to pitch angel investors and raise money.
Murray Newlands
5 Ways Hecklers Can Prepare You for Pitching Investors
Pitching Investors

5 Ways Hecklers Can Prepare You for Pitching Investors

From improvisation to how to read a room, stand up comedy has a lot to teach entrepreneurs.
Dave Scott
Shark Tank Star Chris Sacca's Missed Opportunity With Snapchat Proves You Should Read Your Email
Snapchat

Shark Tank Star Chris Sacca's Missed Opportunity With Snapchat Proves You Should Read Your Email

Billions of dollars could be awaiting you in your inbox.
Nina Zipkin
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.
Starting a Business

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