Startup Investor Money Always Comes With Strings

Startup Investor Money Always Comes With Strings Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 298 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on July 9, 2014 4:35 am
As an Angel investor to startups, I’m still surprised to find entrepreneurs who expect investors to give them money, and then disappear into the sunset. Would you do that if it was your money? If the entrepreneur wants total control of their own venture, with no one looking over their shoulder, the Read More

What Entrepreneurship Looks Like at Different Stages of Your Life

What Entrepreneurship Looks Like at Different Stages of Your Life Avatar Posted by smpayton under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 301 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on July 5, 2014 7:00 pm
Whether you're 20 or 50, entrepreneurship looks different at every phase in your life. See where you fit in. Read More
With the estimated 510 million live websites at last year-end, and 280,000 new ones being added every day, the biggest challenge for an entrepreneur is to get found, and get some credibility for a new startup. I can attest from experience that publishing a regular blog to properly showcase your bra Read More
The critical success factors for a product business are well known, starting with selling every unit with a gross margin of 50 percent or more, building a patent and other intellectual property, and continuous product improvement. If your forte is a service, like consulting or web site design, it’s Read More
My personal experience has taught me that growing a business, whether organically or by acquisition, is never easy. Coupled with my experience working with other entrepreneurs who are distracted easily by shiny, new opportunities, I recognized the need to develop a quick way to evaluate business op Read More

OpenDesk: Conveniently Buy & Sell Designer Products

OpenDesk: Conveniently Buy & Sell Designer Products Avatar Posted by sjekic under Startups
From http://www.crowdclan.com 310 days ago
Made Hot by: MarketWiz on July 1, 2014 5:42 pm
OpenDesk has now run a successful crowdfunding campaign on the popular equity based crowdfunding platform CrowdCube, their initial offering was 10.40% of their company for £150,000, with 85 investors seeing the potential growth of such an innovative market place they have surpassed their initial go Read More
Back in the early 2000s, the Maker Movement took hold in California, based on the emergence of such do-it-yourself (DIY) tools as 3-D printers, Google's SketchUp and makerspaces such as TechShop, with all the tools you need to make almost anything. Thus entrepreneurs began building prototypes and d Read More
Gordon Ramsay is known for not taking any sh*t when it comes to his restaurant businesses. If someone’s not performing as well as they should be, then he will speak his mind and get them back on task. Read More
Everyone seems to like the aspect of being an entrepreneur that goes with “being your own boss” and “able to do things my way.” But sometimes they forget that this kind of freedom comes with a price of personal accountability. Accountability means “the buck stops here,” and “all the failures are mi Read More

How Fear Can Help You Excel as a New Entrepreneur

How Fear Can Help You Excel as a New Entrepreneur Avatar Posted by ShannonW under Startups
From https://www.scottsmarketplace.com 311 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on June 29, 2014 10:12 pm
Fears keeping you up at night? Learn how you can use them to excel as a new entrepreneur so you wake up feeling confident and ready to tackle the day. Read More

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