Category: Investment

Investment, Organization management

Why Your Investment Banker Isn’t Really On Your Side

May 21, 2019

Via: Inc.

When you’re going through the process of selling your business, one of the first steps you’ll make is to hire an investment banker. These are the guys and gals who are hyper-educated at the best schools, they look good in […]

Investment, Organization management

3 VC Secrets to Raise Funding for Your Startup

May 1, 2019

Via: Inc.

Before I give you the secrets to raising capital, here is a truth for all you starry-eyed entrepreneurs looking to create the next unicorn. Without capital, your idea will most likely never see the light of day, that sought-after IPO […]

Investment, Organization management

7 Steps To Finding An Investor For Your Startup

March 20, 2019

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management

Give Us 5 Minutes, We’ll Give You What You Need to Know about Venture Capital for your Startup

March 18, 2019

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management

Real Estate Investors are Missing Out on a Major Source of Passive Income

February 21, 2019

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management

Could You Be the Next Apple? Only Your Business Plan Knows for Sure

October 22, 2018

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management

Three Tips: How to Pick An Investment Banker

October 2, 2018

Via: Inc.

If you are considering selling your company, I always advice my clients to first build the best support team they can. That means lining up lawyers and accountants that can provide the kind of advice you need to make the […]

Association, Investment, Organization management

6 Things That Could Have Saved Theranos Investors From a $1 Billion Wipeout ​

September 11, 2018

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management

The 1 Top Reason Investors Are Ignoring Your Startup Opportunity

August 16, 2018

Via: 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 […]

Investment, Organization management, Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How to Attract Big Investors, from an Entrepreneur Who Did It At Age 9

July 16, 2018

Via: 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 […]