Posts tagged founding team
Turn Your Vision into Reality: How to Secure Funding for Your Startup

You're creating a startup that will help transform your lives and offer incredible opportunities to the partners and customers who are joining you in your goals. There's just one problem: in order to reach those key goals, you need funding. Luckily, there are several ways you can secure funding for your startup and move forward with reaching those dreams.

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A Few Pros and Cons of Crowdfunding Your New Business

Today's business owners and startup founders have an option for raising capital that can help increase their odds of success and build their customers from the very beginning: crowdfunding. While many people are choosing to jump on the crowdfunding bandwagon consider these pros and cons first.

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7 Tips for Managing Rapid Growth in Your Startup

Getting your startup off the ground is a big proposition. You want to give your best to your business, letting it grow and thrive without experiencing the potential pitfalls of too-rapid growth. If you want to grow your startup in a way that is sustainable, manageable, and will help you stand the test of time, these tips will make it easier for you to reach your goals.

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Take Standard Startup Advice with a Huge Grain of Salt

When you begin the journey as a startup, everyone wants to give you advice. Your parents, your friends, your former teachers, and random strangers on a plane all believe that their two cents could make you a million bucks or save you from making the biggest mistake. Much of the time, this advice is generic and, even more often, this advice is just plain bad. Here are just a few of the pieces of advice you should ignore when it comes to recruiting new employees.

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Tips for a Smooth Startup Exit

Leaving a startup can be an exciting and challenging time. You've accomplished something great. You've started a great business that investors look at and think - yes, they definitely want to be a part of that. Whatever your continuing role in the business, if any, there are some steps you can take to make this transition as smooth as possible for all involved.

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5 things startup founders should focus on

Growing a successful business from startup is rewarding but full of challenges. These challenges, each little fires burning away, all drawing the attention of founders away from the product, finding a product market fit, understanding their own roles, ensuring the people and culture are right and ensuring their is enough cash. Understanding these focus areas and choosing to fight fires in these areas first can help turn the startup into a flouring business.

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