This week we’ll explore alternative startup funding sources. Sometimes, all it takes is a great idea to start a business. We sometimes read about startups with a revolutionary idea and a stream of investors lined up to get their money on … [Read more...] about Alternative Startup Funding Sources to Launch a New Business
Growing Small Businesses
Strong, experienced founder teams are critical to startup success. All businesses, no matter how big or small, had a beginning – oftentimes full of mistakes, and definitely far from what they are today. The world’s greatest startups were … [Read more...] about Seven Habits of Resilient Founder Teams
With access to capital being so tight these days, business grants for women has become a hot topic of discussion. Over the past few decades, there have been a surge in the number of women-owned businesses. From 1997 to 2007, the number of … [Read more...] about Top Business Grants for Women
In 2016, Equity Crowdfunding became a new startup investment term. May 2016 bore witness to the third update on the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act of 2012, with the act enabling Equity Crowdfunding as a much welcome assistance … [Read more...] about Equity Crowdfunding In Its First Year: How Did It Go?
Reducing employee turnover should be a key goal of every founder, CEO and human resource manager. Whether you’re a startup or a long-established company, employees are among the most important assets a business has. A great team can make a … [Read more...] about Best Practices for Reducing Employee Turnover
Learning to win government contracts is a monumental task, yet there are businesses that are thriving because of them. There are many benefits to having a contract with local, state or federal government agencies. Some of the key benefits … [Read more...] about Top 10 Tips to Win Government Contracts