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5 Business-Funding 'Rules' to Break
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5 Business-Funding 'Rules' to Break

New options exist for small businesses struggling to find financing. It's easier than ever to secure funding -- if you're willing to explore uncommon avenues.
Sherry Gray
Beating the Odds and Avoiding Failure When Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

Beating the Odds and Avoiding Failure When Crowdfunding

Here are five ways to maximize your marketing efforts to land the crowdfunding cash you need.
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
4 New Ways to Self-Fund Your Startup
Startup Funding

4 New Ways to Self-Fund Your Startup

Bootstrapping is a perfectly viable option, unless you're launching a business that needs staff, equipment or contractors, in which case you need money.
Dan Blacharski
5 Questions to Decide If You Need a Business Partner
Partnerships

5 Questions to Decide If You Need a Business Partner

You might actually need a loan or an attorney, not somebody to split your company with.
Phil La Duke
How to Bridge the Funding Gap for Scientific Breakthroughs
VC Funding

How to Bridge the Funding Gap for Scientific Breakthroughs

Facing a dearth of funding because life sciences investors don't understand your medical project? Your plight has a name: the "valley of death."
Ramphis Castro
5 Reasons Bootstrapping Your Business is the Best Thing You Can Do
Bootstrapping

5 Reasons Bootstrapping Your Business is the Best Thing You Can Do

Investors know those companies that are bootstrapped know how to run the business and ensure equity.
Brian Foley
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
Making Your Pitch for VC Funding Means Facing a Very Tough Crowd
VC Funding

Making Your Pitch for VC Funding Means Facing a Very Tough Crowd

Finding an investor is potentially a life or death moment for your company. To survive you must prepare.
Craig Corbett
5 Favors to Call in When Launching a Business
Starting Up

5 Favors to Call in When Launching a Business

Your network of family and friends are your go-to source for help in the early stages. All you have to do is ask.
Sabine Ghali
How This Entrepreneur Grew Her Online Business While Working Full Time
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How This Entrepreneur Grew Her Online Business While Working Full Time

Find out how this entrepreneur started, runs and self-funds her e-business, all while (still!) working a full-time job
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
10 Bootstrapping Tips to Turn Your Idea Into Reality
Startup Funding

10 Bootstrapping Tips to Turn Your Idea Into Reality

Bootstrapping a business isn't an easy task. It's very challenging -- but it's not impossible.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding
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Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding

Intentional or not, most investors are more likely to give money to males. That needs to change.
Jared Hecht
10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded
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10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded

Are investors giving you the cold shoulder? There may be good reasons for that.
Patrick Henry