This week, we’ll explore another potential source of non-diluting startup funds—the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund. Founders everywhere seek non-diluting startup funds to launch their business ventures. But … [Read more...] about Non-Diluting Startup Funds: Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund
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
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
All ideas for new businesses have one key thing in common—they require startup funds before they can launch. Ask most any founder and he or she will tell you that finding and securing startup funds to take their business idea from concept … [Read more...] about Startup Funds: 10 Ways to be More Attractive to Investors
Finding the right business idea for you is always a challenge. In the business world, brainstorming is often used to generate ideas. But even for individuals, brainstorming can be one way to generate ideas in the process of finding the … [Read more...] about A Simple Process for Finding the Right Business Idea for You