Raising capital is very important to your small business. This section will serve as your go-to resource for everything related to raising capital - what is a VC and do you need one, how to approach a VC firm, things you need to know before approaching a VC, what are angel investors, how to write a business plan etc.

Is There a Series A Financing Crunch?

Is There a Series A Financing Crunch? Avatar Posted by lyceum under Raising Capital
From https://smallbiztrends.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on December 3, 2016 2:28 pm
Since 2007, the number of high potential technology companies receiving seed or angel rounds of financing has increased dramatically, while the fraction of those businesses obtaining follow on financing has declined. Some observers have claimed that this pattern shows evidence of a Series A financi Read More

How to Launch an Awesome Kickstarter Campaign

How to Launch an Awesome Kickstarter Campaign             Avatar Posted by brianamorgaine under Raising Capital
From http://articles.bplans.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on December 1, 2016 1:59 pm
Make no mistake: Starting a Kickstarter campaign isn't a guaranteed easy funding route. However, it can prove successful if you approach it correctly—and we'll walk you through the process. Read More

Five Signs Your Business Needs Capital

Five Signs Your Business Needs Capital Avatar Posted by jondyer under Raising Capital
From http://blog.lendingclub.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on November 26, 2016 2:31 am
Working capital is perhaps the single most important thing a business needs to succeed. Here a few key indicators that your small business is in need of some extra cash: Read More

The Unforced Error Discount

The Unforced Error Discount Avatar Posted by lyceum under Raising Capital
From https://smallbiztrends.com 24 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on November 13, 2016 2:37 pm
There are a lot of excellent blog posts and columns on start-up fundraising. Some of them even discuss the errors that founders make in the process of raising money. Having read a lot of them recently I think that they tend to focus on what I would call “forced errors” — mistakes that the founder h Read More

Is Crowdfunding Right For Your Business?

Is Crowdfunding Right For Your Business? Avatar Posted by jondyer under Raising Capital
From http://dyernews.com 73 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on September 25, 2016 8:41 pm
You've probably heard a lot about crowdfunding in recent months, especially with the JOBS Act fully taking effect. But the question still remains: is it right for your business? Take a look at two different kinds of crowdfunding and what businesses they each work best for. Read More
We all know that raising capital to finance a business is one of the most difficult tasks ever when it comes to running a business. Below are powerful alternative crowdfunding platforms for young entrepreneurs to raise capital to finance a startup.... Read More

Getting an SMB Loan Without Collateral

Getting an SMB Loan Without Collateral Avatar Posted by fundera under Raising Capital
From https://www.fundera.com 121 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on August 10, 2016 12:36 pm
Owning a small business is risky enough without putting valuable assets, like your home, on the line as collateral for a business loan. But is there any way to get a small business loan without pledging collateral? We'll walk you through it.

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Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular methods to fund a startup, or for companies seeking growth funds to get to their next stage of development. Read More
Business, today, is not what used to be. When I start working there were no widespread internet infrastructures and its main purpose is to facilitate the communication between distance business parties. The advance of technology and the practices developed upon the web’s infrastructure changed all Read More

5 Hidden Revenue Sources for Your Small Business

5 Hidden Revenue Sources for Your Small Business Avatar Posted by popularpicks under Raising Capital
From https://www.credibly.com 184 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on June 7, 2016 12:20 pm
Having enough cash can be a tough thing to stay on top of. There's nothing worse than running a successful small business that's growing, and still not having the funds needed to reinvest in the infrastructure and employees that you require. Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …
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