Seed Funding

Is Seed Funding the Right Answer for Your Startup?

Investment isn't for everyone, and understanding the impact it may have on your business is something few entrepreneurs consider beforehand.

Gavin Christensen

· 6 min read

3 Ways a Midwest Mindset Can Build a Better Business

Take a cue from Midwestern founders who favor sweat equity over funding rounds.

Jeffrey D. Epstein

· 5 min read

Do the Job, Don't Ask for the Job: 10 Ways to Grab Success, According to This VC

Ramtin Naimi, Founder and General Partner of Abstract Ventures, share his tips for thinking and winning big.

Jeff Beacher

· 8 min read

6 Lessons Learned From Raising $2 Million

Fundraising is a full time job, and so is running your company. It's a lot to figure out.

Steve Eakin

· 6 min read

Weathering the Market Selloff

These few suggestions will help weather the leanest of times.

Murray Indick and Lara Alice Pender

· 6 min read

10 Essentials for a Persuasive Seed-Round Investor Deck

No deck is perfect but the good ones all succinctly tell investors what they need to know to make a decision.

Alex Iskold

· 3 min read

What the Founders of Job Platform WayUp Learned About Venture Funding

Having just raised $7.8 million in a Series A round, founder Liz Wessel shares what she learned from the experience.

Alex Iskold

· 7 min read

Michelle Goodman

· 3 min read

BentoBox, a Startup That Helps Restaurants Build Better Websites, Raises $1.2 Million

Clients include Danny Meyer's Hospitality Group, as well as New York City hotspots The Spotted Pig and The Breslin.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read

SCUBA Diving and Seed Money are More Connected Than You Think

An expert explains the pitfalls that come after securing funding.

Sam Hogg

· 3 min read

5 Essentials for Maximizing Results From Seed Capital

The founder's primary job is stretching those first funds to afford a team, a prototype and a marketing plan.

Peter S. Cohan

· 5 min read

How I Met 75 Investors and Raised $650,000

Eight tips on what helped make me a successful fundraiser three years ago and has continued to help me ever since.

Aihui Ong

· 4 min read