How Creating a 'Minimum Viable Pitch Deck' Helped Us Raise $6 Million
Forget creating the perfect pitch for investors. Instead, focus on creating a deck you can iterate based on actual investor feedback.
How Elio Motors Went From Startup to Publicly Traded Company in Months
Elio Motors was the first startup to become a publicly traded company using the updated Regulation A+ crowdfunding rules.
'Perspective-Taking' and How to Close an Investor in 3 Minutes
Are you watching for those all-important clues? Here's how to do that.
B2B? C2C? VC-Backed? Read on to Have These and Other Business Models Explained.
Here are five business models your startup can use in its pursuit of bringing in revenue.
A New Kind of Financing That Doesn't Involve Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity
Here are five ways that the new R round is different than other types of finance currently available for entrepreneurs.
How Industry Analysts Can Help Entrepreneurs Raise Money
Getting venture capital funding is a constant game of selling, and it's far easier to sell yourself if independent third-party experts rave about you.
8 Smart Things to Do When You Find Your Capital Isn't Enough
Ever hear how the founders of Airbnb sold 'Obama O's' and 'Cap'n McCain's' fictitious cereals to help fund their startup?
What a 1990 Chevy Pickup Truck Purchase Taught Me About Raising Capital
I didn't really need the truck back in 1991, but I learned to look for opportunities before I thought it was the right time.
7 Investor Questions Startup Entrepreneurs Need to Know How to Answer
You have more of a chance of attracting investors if you can speak to these seven critical areas of a new business idea.
7 Ways to Bootstrap Your Business to Success
You don't need a lot of money upfront to build up a startup. Here's why.
Everyone Pays to Raise Money
One way or another, entrepreneurs always pay to obtain capital.
The 9 Advantages of Franchising
Is franchising right for you? Get the skinny on the nine things franchising offers that may benefit your business.
Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Pitching to Big-Time VCs
While there is no universal answer as to how a startup successfully closes a great funding round, there are several issues that usually kill a VC's interest.
Airbnb Reportedly Raises Another $100 Million in Funding
The home-sharing startup expects to be profitable in 2016, a source says.
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