10 Ways To Make Your Investor Pitch More Effective

10 Ways To Make Your Investor Pitch More Effective Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 944 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on January 23, 2015 11:43 am
The average length of a funding pitch to Angel investors is ten minutes. Even if you have booked an hour with a VC, you should plan to talk only for the first fifteen minutes. The biggest complaint I hear from investors is that startup founders often talk way too long, and neglect to cover the most Read More
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Small Businesses are Bullish on the Economy

Small Businesses are Bullish on the Economy Avatar Posted by inventoryninja under Management
From http://www.waspbarcode.com 941 days ago
Made Hot by: tpwphilmore on January 22, 2015 11:22 pm
2014 ended with a bang: the stock market finished with near record highs, unemployment rates fell to 5.8% (almost a full point below predictions), and economic growth reached an 11-year high during the third quarter. As a result, small business leaders are more confident in the economy and have hi Read More

6 Blogging Tactics to Increase Your Social Reach

6 Blogging Tactics to Increase Your Social Reach Avatar Posted by Xen under Social Media
From http://xen.com.au 944 days ago
Made Hot by: thecorneroffice on January 22, 2015 7:51 am
What can you do to make your blog more successful? Well, social media is the primary method of distributing blogs these days, and you can of course use email newsletters too, which are also highly effective. However, just because you’ve created a blog and shared it on social media, that in itself d Read More

The Personal Cost of Entrepreneurship

The Personal Cost of Entrepreneurship Avatar Posted by tathan under Strategy
From http://takisathanassiou.com 945 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on January 22, 2015 6:40 am
Entrepreneurship is a complex concept with very simple (and humble) origin. It is basically the process of developing a business, company, startup, organization or venture aiming at bringing something new (and needed) resource in the world! Read More
In the heart of many major metropolitan areas, you often come across street preachers – people who stand on the corner preaching religious message to passers-by. Sometimes they use a boom box to amplify their message. While many people may hear what they’re saying, who is actually listening? Read More
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