Grants help finance startup businesses and non-profit entities. For profit businesses usually have less grant financing opportunities at the government level than not-for-profit businesses. Nevertheless, business grants can be worth the effort when seeking an alternative to interest bearing loans a Read More
Obtaining finance for a start up is hard enough. But what if you were trying to do it whilst also having poor credit? This article looks at some of the options... Read More
Financial and managerial reasons to consider a merger or acquisition within business strategy and obstacles to the successful implementation of M&A activity. Topics discussed include corporate competitiveness, costs and shareholder pros and cons. Read More
The Gotham Gal and I make a fair number of non-tech angel investments. Things like media, food products, restaurants, music, local real estate, local businesses. In these investments we are usually backing an entrepreneur we’ve gotten to know who delivers products to the market that we use and love Read More
This past August, London won the title “Capital of Crowdfunding.” This recognition followed the notorious 10% Rule and Appropriateness Test, two regulatory developments that instigated debate worldwide. With the next general election now nine months away, the Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec Read More
Are there really grants for women-owned businesses out there? If you’re leery of any advertisement or website that promises to connect you with grants for small businesses, you’re smart. As the saying goes, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is—and “free money” certainly sounds pretty go Read More
Today, LoanSage announced the launch of its new online platform to help business owners access up to $2 million in capital and loans in as little as 24 hours. The platform educates businesses on the various types of term loans, working capital loans and alternative funding options that are availab Read More
With strong proposals, and a valid business model, finding investors during periods of less revenue doesn't have to be impossible. Fixed rates of returns and appealing loan terms combined with the investment acquisition techniques in this article can help facilitate business capitalization. Read More
The chance of failure should not deter businesses from crowdfunding, but rather inspire them to plan thoroughly enough as to trudge through the worst scenarios. We know that not all campaigns succeed and that lack of foresight is a reason why, so project creators need sound marketing more than ever Read More
Advisory services maintain standards of excellence among startups. In effect, they add to a portal’s authority, reputation and value. From legal aid to business development, projects need not worry about the technical nature of crowdfunding, but rather on the business itself. At truCrowd, project c Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …

Rachel Parker @resonancesocial Makes Social Sensational

You may have heard this story before. Dedicated, experienced corporate professional grows tired of the lack of … More
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