When the grooming-products subscription service went looking for funding, it may have been too soon, says co-founder Katia Beauchamp. Here’s a better strategy.
In launching a startup, a great idea and business acumen are key ingredients. But they're nothing without confidence. Here's how to win over investors, employees and customers.
Business consultant Joshua Medcalf shares his advice for launching a business on a shoestring budget.
Startups simply must make a budget and stick to it. Otherwise, you could wind up a statistic. Here are just three ways to keep your costs down.
The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors.
From raising capital fast to being innovative, startup advice from the SXSW Interactive festival.
An eBay merchant quadruples his revenue with help from an online microlender.
When it comes to landing startup capital, crowdfunding can be a young entrepreneur's best friend. Given the new crowdfudning law, though, here are a few changes that'll pay to know sooner than later.
A San Francisco-based crowd-funding site draws the eyes and ears of multinational companies General Mills and Procter & Gamble.
When it comes to landing funding, a smile and a handshake still go a long way. Check out the latest wave in crowdfunding.
Why a founding partner of a Silicon Valley powerhouse venture capital firm holds this above honesty or integrity.
Social entrepreneur and educator Steve Mariotti on the importance of a thorough analysis when it comes to your startup’s finances.
In starting up, sometimes the best experiences can come from the worst ones.
Besides the famed "hockey stick" adoption rate, here are a few ideas for showing investors why they should pay attention to your startup.
Like entrepreneurs, investors also tend to specialize in certain industries. Here's how to cater to all of them.
Entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor Brad Feld sits down with business coach Antonio Neves to bring you the 411 on how to land him as a mentor or investor.
For budding young entrepreneurs a little guidance can go a long way. Stay tuned for our video chat with Brad Feld, the entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor.
Tech expert Prerna Gupta on how to convince investors that the potential of your startup is worth their money.
Startups in enterprise IT are more likely to come out ahead next year, but those in the consumer space may have a harder time getting funding.
An app that eases the packing-up process gets some help from the New York City incubator of startup accelerator TechStars.
From slow sales to finding funding -- a breakdown of the struggles that entrepreneurs face.
A look at crowdfunding stars, plus tips for raising the money you need to get off the ground.
Student entrepreneur Matthew Fishman on how he secured funding by building up his startup.
Get inside the mind's of the business and investment experts at the heart of ABC's powerhouse entrepreneurship show Shark Tank, as they dish on what it takes to make it in the world of business.
An online retailer pitches the sharks on her newly minted designer wedding dress consignment business, but no one bites.