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5 Things Investors Want to Know Before Signing a Check
The 7 Elements Investors Look for in Your Funding Pitch
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When Raising Capital For Your Business, Bigger Checks Are Not Always Better
For lots of smaller businesses, bootstrapping and micro-VC might be a better option.
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."
More Than Money: How the Right Investor Can Add Lasting Value to Your Startup
Taking money from an investor before thoroughly vetting him or her is like getting married after your first date.
VCs Want to See Product-Market Fit: Here's How to Prove It
Yes, you can pry a little money from cautious investors' hands -- if you can demonstrate strength in these four metrics.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Venture Capital (But Were Afraid to Ask)
VC sounds appealing, but is it for you? Here's what you need to know to navigate a "typical'" series of fundraising rounds.
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.
5 Ways Shunning Venture Capital Made Me a Better Leader
Securing too much money too fast may eliminate the incentives to find creative solutions to daily challenges.
5 Lessons From 7 Months in Startup Hell
Not every startup is founded on self-serving generalizations and unsubstantiated hype but lots are.
Seeking Startup Capital? Ask Your Family and Friends.
Recent studies reveal the most popular ways in which entrepreneurs are financing their new businesses.
Why Now Is The Best Time To Hunt For VC Funding
The success of your company's pitch could depend on the calendar.
VC Funding's Gender Gap Is Hurting the Marketplace
There's no single reason why women-led companies struggle to secure VC investors. But for the first time, multiple platforms exist to help bridge the distance.
Weeding out the Crazy Perks in a Venture-Down Cycle
This is not the kind of VC environment where you should focus on tricycle races through your ultra-modern, over-designed office spaces.
5 Lessons You Can Learn From Trump About Pitching to VCs
Visual cues, repetition and authentic emotion helps frame your message in a way that resonates with investors.
Fund-raising in Cannabis, Initially Slow, Is Going Higher and Higher
You would have been hard pressed, just a few years ago, to find investments outside of family-office groups. Then Washington and Colorado legalized.
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