Startup Financing

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First Meeting With an Investor? These 5 Guidelines Will Help
Pitching Investors

First Meeting With an Investor? These 5 Guidelines Will Help

Remember that the golden rule to selling your business concept is to "under-promise and over-deliver."
Toby Nwazor
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
Landing Financing Without Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity
Startup Financing

Landing Financing Without Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity

If you haven't heard of royalty financing, now may be the time to study up and land that startup funding you need.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
7 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the State of Venture Capital
Venture Capital

7 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the State of Venture Capital

Software, life sciences and biotech are among the industries getting the most love.
Nina Zipkin
What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Fed's Rate Rise
Finance

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Fed's Rate Rise

How the financial web will help small business owners ahead of the increase.
Ryan Himmel
The Truth About Working With Asian Investors
Startup Financing

The Truth About Working With Asian Investors

Understand the opportunities and considerations for emerging companies seeking funding and strategic partnership from Asian investors.
Ekta Sahasi
9 Steps to Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Crowdfunding

9 Steps to Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

If you're looking to get attention and funding for your business idea, crowdfunding might give you the initial push you need to make your dreams a reality.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Successfully Making the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur
Startup Success Stories

Successfully Making the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur

It took me more than one leap to land safely on the other side.
Chidike Samuelson
Entrepreneurs Don't See Business Financing the Way Lenders Do and It's Costing Them
Financing

Entrepreneurs Don't See Business Financing the Way Lenders Do and It's Costing Them

Many small-business owners are stressed about cash flow because they don't understand how banks assess whether they're a good bet.
Lisa Stevens
What Corporate Incubators and Accelerators Can Mean for Your Business
Starting a Business

What Corporate Incubators and Accelerators Can Mean for Your Business

You may need funding, but the benefits of corporate incubators and accelerators may do more for your startup than the money.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Why I Turned Down a $100,000 Deal on Shark Tank
Entrepreneurs

Why I Turned Down a $100,000 Deal on Shark Tank

One entrepreneur reveals how a moment of clarity led her to walk away from a life-changing offer.
Lisa Binderow
Joining a Pitch Fest for Business Financing
Startup Financing

Joining a Pitch Fest for Business Financing

Entering a contest is a clever way to meet investors and industry bigwigs with whom you couldn't otherwise rub elbows.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Bootstrapping the Smartest Way
Bootstrapping

Bootstrapping the Smartest Way

Working as a consultant or freelancer in your target market gets you paid to gain greater insight for your startup's success.
Aytekin Tank
The Ins and Outs of Microfinancing Your Small Business
Startup Financing

The Ins and Outs of Microfinancing Your Small Business

What you need to know to land a $10,000 to $50,000 loan.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.