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    3 Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs to Make Strategic Decisions
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    3 Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs to Make Strategic Decisions

    Making decisions in your business, especially with so much riding on that decision, is tough. Do you follow your gut? Your friend’s suggestion? The... More »

    Venture Capital Isn't Partying Like 2000
     

    Venture Capital Isn't Partying Like 2000

    Venture capital investments in young companies hit $17.5 billion in the second quarter of this year, PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture... More »

    The 4 Finance-Related Areas Where Businesses Need the Most Help
     

    The 4 Finance-Related Areas Where Businesses Need the Most Help

    Q: What are the first repairs you make when hired as CFO?A: Despite every business owner’s belief that no one can operate their company quite like... More »

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    Simple Recipe for an Entrepreneur’s Success

    To achieve success as an entrepreneur, it takes Ambition, Commitment, a Plan, and a Product people will pay for. If you have the first two, you can... More »

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    4 Ways to Keep Your Original Startup Mission in Sight

    Julia Haines’ article “The Ritual of Lean” recently got me thinking about how all the buzzwords, rituals and competition surrounding startups (or... More »

    Finding Investors Is Expensive. Use These 7 Strategies to Reduce Your Risk.
     

    Finding Investors Is Expensive. Use These 7 Strategies to Reduce Your Risk.

    Most new entrepreneurs assume that great investors will find their startups based on the compelling solution the founders have created. It does... More »

    Co-Working: A Great Option for Startups (Self-Funded or Otherwise)
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    Co-Working: A Great Option for Startups (Self-Funded or Otherwise)

    When my co-founder and I launched ZinePak in January 2011, we made the decision to keep the company self-funded for as long as possible. It was (and... More »

    5 Tips to Getting an Accurate Valuation
     

    5 Tips to Getting an Accurate Valuation

    When Brian Duerring decided last fall to pursue venture capital for StreamSpot, a Cincinnati-based start-up that provides automated streaming... More »

    Bankers Say Ashley Madison Can Kiss IPO Plans Goodbye
     

    Bankers Say Ashley Madison Can Kiss IPO Plans Goodbye

    Infidelity website AshleyMadison.com, which has been struggling to launch a London IPO, can kiss goodbye plans for a listing this year, banking... More »

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    What Entrepreneurs Should Do After They Sell Their Company

    As an entrepreneur, you may eventually be fortunate enough to build up your company to the point at which you are able to sell it for a considerable... More »

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