Insider tips to know if you are a candidate for early stage venture capital funds or seed stage venture capital funds. More »Guess When Early is Too Early for Startup Entrepreneurs
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Is your goal to start the business you've always wanted? Do you have a million dollar idea but unsure of what to do first, second and third? More »Can Entrepreneurs Really Do Whatever They Want?
My favorite research subject for the last several years has been studying why seemingly promising companies failed. These companies were started by smart, innovative and hard working entrepreneurs. More »Ten Recommendations for Twenty-Something Entrepreneurs
It's challenging for startup entrepreneurs to raise equity capital for their companies, so just about any time there is federal legislation that motivates private individuals to invest in job creating young companies I'm for it. More »Watch Out For Zero Capital Gains Promises
Non-profits have the same ability to attract outside capital through donations and grant awards, increase employment, and produce a ripple effect of economic activity to other local businesses. More »The Real Deal on How to Start a Non-Profit
Time-savings strategies for writing business plans that get read by angels and top VCs More »Eight Insider Tips for Investor Oriented Business Plans
Are you planning to start a business with a friend or family member? If so, you are in good company. About half of all startups today are organized among friends, family members or spouses. It makes sense too because in today's highly competitive business climate, startup entrepreneurs want to pursue their most ambitious goals with people they trust. More »Five Ways Startup Co-Founders Decimate Best Friendships
Watch out! The risks don't match the rewards associated with using retirement funds for small business funding. More »Five Reasons to Keep Retirement Funds for Retirement
I often hear small business gurus say that all entrepreneurs are the same. I don't agree. There is no one-size-fits-all advice that works for all startup businesses or their founders. More »Special Tips for 40-Something Entrepreneurs
So what are some mistakes entrepreneurs make when incorporating their first businesses? What issues force entrepreneurs into a fast document clean up, often with the help of legal counsel? More »Common Corporation Setup Blunders
A primer on royalty rates paid on grocery items, perfumes, pharmaceutical products, games, toys, apparel and more. More »What Kind of Royalty Can I Negotiate for My Product
Entrepreneurs often say their young companies are "their babies." They birth them, nurture them, and experience all their business heartbreaks and triumphs in deeply personal ways. More »How to Pick a Productive Name for Your Startup
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