Here's the 2nd part of a two-part interview with Carolyn McClure, Senior Vice President, Midland American Capital, a purchase order financing firm. In this interview she gives the 411 on the difference between purchase order financing, Letters of Credit, and receivables financing. Read More
Here's the first part of a two-part interview with Carolyn McClure, Senior Vice President Business Development Officer (Midwest Region) of Midland American Capital, which is one of the few purchase order financing firms in the U.S. In this interview she discusses what purchase order financing is, h Read More

5 Things LeVar Burton Does Right Using Kickstarter

5 Things LeVar Burton Does Right Using Kickstarter Avatar Posted by esheckler under Raising Capital
From https://saltsha.com 624 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on June 9, 2014 7:28 pm
Levar Burton is doing something very right in his Kickstarter video: After one day, the effort to relaunch Reading Rainbow gained upwards of $2 million. Read More

Fee-Free Crowdfunding: Too Good to Be True?

Fee-Free Crowdfunding: Too Good to Be True? Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 620 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on June 8, 2014 7:43 pm
An interesting development has now added a third option. Touted as “crowd-gifting,” this model wholeheartedly embraces fee-free crowdfunding, promising 100% of contributions to filmmakers, authors, and activists. To find such a model, swing by dana.io, a rewards-based portal striving to “lower [the Read More
Could crowdfunding be a viable source of financing for your small business? It's becoming a more popular choice as regulations lighten up. Read More

New Rules Make SBA Loans Easier to Obtain

New Rules Make SBA Loans Easier to Obtain Avatar Posted by smpayton under Raising Capital
From http://blog.corpnet.com 625 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on June 6, 2014 7:38 pm
Thanks to some new regulations from the SBA, it may be a little easier to apply for and secure a business loan. Read More

Use Private Equity Funds to Grow Your Business

Use Private Equity Funds to Grow Your Business Avatar Posted by tiffanycwright under Raising Capital
From http://theresourcefulceo.com 625 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on June 6, 2014 7:35 pm
Per the Private Equity Growth Council, in 2013 there were 2,797 private equity firms in the U.S., a large increase since 2000. How do you access these funds? Read More
Small savings can often lead to large differences in the bottom line of any business, which is why so many business owners consistently look for creative ways to save money. Check out these 5 tips for ways to save money that you may not have tried yet. Read More
Crowdfunding is an excellent way for small businesses to raise capital! This new style of raising capital allows you to spread awareness of your business, service, or product. Marketing on twitter is crucial to your campaign's success. Here are 7 tips to market your campaign effectively on Twitter! Read More

How Interviews Boost Crowdfunding Marketing!

How Interviews Boost Crowdfunding Marketing! Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 630 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on May 29, 2014 5:17 pm
Interviews can reveal how much a project means to its creator, where the person found the idea, as well as a project’s big vision. Sometimes, when crowdfunding a single goal, supporters miss that “bigger picture.” Exposing these elements improves crowdfunding promotion, yes, but it also reveals the Read More

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

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Paul Cox @SpinLessPlates Offers Business in a Bag

Paul Cox was looking for a way to cut back on the hours he was spending on his business. Like many entrepreneurs, Cox … More
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