March 20, 2019Via: Business 2 Community
Thousands of startups spring to life every year, but only the fittest endure for long enough to turn a profit on the open marketplace. Often, the difference between a startup that thrives after a few years and those that suffer […]
March 18, 2019Via: Small Business Trends
2018 broke historic records in the world of venture capital — investors made more money, megafunds increased significantly and businesses sold for more than ever. I’m proud to say that my first company, Wordstream, was among the big ticket acquisitions […]
February 21, 2019Via: Entrepreneur
With the cost of housing rising and people buying fewer homes, it’s important to plan ahead. Real estate investors need to anticipate the next potential market change and start thinking of new potential passive income streams. To date, I’ve asked […]
October 22, 2018Via: Inc.
I have worked with everyone from high tech startups to Broadway shows helping them figure out how to brand themselves, craft their marketing message and create a pitch deck that gets an investor’s attention (and money). Time and again, I […]
September 11, 2018Via: Inc.
Theranos shut down a week ago — defaulting on a $65 million loan it received from Fortress Investment Group, according to the Wall Street Journal. As an investor, I see Theranos as an exceptionally compelling story of how a con […]
August 16, 2018Via: Inc.
Have you heard about the biotech startup pitching a telecommunications-focused VC firm? No? That’s because illustrates a huge problem in the startup funding world: Entrepreneurs pitching without preparation. In my first hand experience, Venture capitalists disqualify about 90 percent of […]
July 16, 2018Via: Inc.
If you’re a Warren Buffet, Mark Zuckerberg or Jeff Bezos, you pretty much can sneeze and your bank will shell out millions from your account to fund whatever venture you think of. What about the rest of us? How can […]
July 2, 2018Via: CNN
During the bull market run of the the past nine years, the number of big-time investors borrowing against their portfolios has risen steadily. Now investors that aren’t ultra wealthy can do the same. For some time, certain wealthy investors could […]
June 26, 2018Via: Business Insider
General Electric has found a way to tell investors some good news as it leaves one of the most famous stock indexes in the world. Shares of the once-sprawling industrial behemoth surged as much as 6% in early trading Tuesday […]