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Why the SBA's Early-Stage Innovation Fund Won't Help Startups Access Capital (Opinion)

One of the SBA's biggest investment programs to launch this year may fall on deaf ears as the venture-capital community swoons from years of lousy returns.

Peter S. Cohan

President of Peter S. Cohan & Associates

What Are You Willing to Do to Launch Your Business?

Sometimes, it's not a question of how brilliant your startup idea is, but what an entrepreneur is willing to do to get through the tough times.

Carol Tice

Owner of Make a Living Writing

Six Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Seeking Venture Capital

Learning how to pitch investors is an invaluable skill. Avoid these blunders, which are sure to make a bad impression--and could kill the deal.

Catherine Clifford

· 5 min read

How CouchSurfing Got its Start, and Landed VC Millions

Four entrepreneurs find more than pocket change in their couch.

Gwen Moran

· 3 min read

Why Venture Capitalists Heart NY

New York recently beat out rival Boston for the number two spot for venture capital accumulation. Here's what makes the Big Apple more appealing.

Peter S. Cohan

President of Peter S. Cohan & Associates

Starting a Business to Fund Your Startup Idea

With their dream venture as motivation, Nate Casey and his partners opened a web-consulting firm to raise capital.

Michelle Goodman

· 4 min read

Why One Investor is Banking on Vets

Former Army major turned entrepreneur describes why he thinks veteran-owned businesses are a worthwhile investment.

Diana Ransom

Five Keys to Building a Successful Gaming Company

Starting up a gaming company can be complex. Here are some tips that Row Sham Bow CEO learned to stay focused.

Financing a Second Startup on Cash Flow of Your First

With the success of one startup, Kiha Lee financed another.

Michelle Goodman

· 4 min read

Where Not to Look for Money -- And Where You're More Likely to Find It

Entrepreneurs can save time and angst by looking beyond banks and other mythical sources of startup capital.

Bob Reiss

· 5 min read

Getting Started With Angel Investing

The large influx of cash can help launch your business, just make sure you can stay in the driver's seat.

· 3 min read

The Ins and Outs of IPOs

An Initial Public Offering includes advantages and disadvantages on a grand scale.

· 3 min read