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Is CrowdFunding Right Model For Startup Funding?

By Martin at March 18, 2013 | 8:39 am | 0 Comment

Is CrowdFunding Right Model For Startup Funding?

Is CrowdFunding Right Model For Startup Funding? Many entrepreneurs seems to be convinced that the “crowd” of regular people using the Internet will somehow solve their startup funding needs, when they sense a lack of interest from accredited investors. Professionals maintain that there is plenty of money for equity in qualified startups, and funding marginal more...

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Why You Need A Dream Team For Your Startup Funding?

By Martin at February 7, 2012 | 8:39 am | 0 Comment

Why You Need A Dream Team For Your Startup Funding?

Every investor is looking for the “dream team” of executives to put his money on. Often I find that experienced investors flip to the management page of a business plan, even before they read the product description. That’s how important the people are. What are investors looking for in the CEO and the rest of the top executives? * Been there, done that, and more...

BizIdeas , entrepreneurship

When To Approach VCs Or Angel Investors For Your Startup Funding?

By Martin at February 6, 2012 | 8:35 am | 0 Comment

When To Approach VCs Or Angel Investors For Your Startup Funding?

If you are looking for an outside investor, you need to know how they see you. Different types of investors look for startups at different levels of maturity. If your startup is at the wrong stage for the investor you are approaching, fishing for money is a waste of time for both of you. For instance, if your company is only a few weeks old and you have zero customers more...

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Get Funding For Your Startup Via Rock The Post

By VisionwizTeam at December 8, 2011 | 11:34 am | 1 Comments

Get Funding For Your Startup Via Rock The Post Rock The Post is a new social business network site that aims to build a bridge between entrepreneurs and/or talented parties and funding parties in order to take simple projects to the next level. In Company's Own Words: Rock The Post aims to transform simple ideas of entrepreneurs, artists, filmmakers, more...

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Tips for your startup funding

By Martin at June 18, 2011 | 10:49 am | 0 Comment

Tips for your startup funding

Every investor expects to see some business traction, both before and after a funding event. If you have been working 20 hours a day, and spent your last dollar, but have no results to show, investors will be sympathetic, but will probably tell you that your dream doesn’t have wheels. Traction means forward progress. I hear a lot of entrepreneurs contemplating their more...

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What steps to follow when looking for startup funding

By Martin at March 17, 2011 | 10:30 am | 0 Comment

What steps to follow when looking for startup funding

Money to build the business is the number one challenge for most startups. Don’t believe the urban myth that you can sketch your idea on a napkin, and professional investors will throw money at you. In reality, only 3 out of 100 companies who apply are successful with Angels, and the success rate with VCs is even lower. A large percentage of startups never apply to more...

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