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Presenting To Venture Capitalists: 15 Rules For The Perfect Pitch

Funds raised from investors for venture capital investments hit $32.97 billion in 2014, a 62 percent increase over 2013 and the highest total since 2007. According to the <i>Wall Street Journal,</i> fundraising was up across the board, with venture firms focused on early-stage investing showing an increase …

Venture Capital

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Entrepreneurship

Important Funding Tips From Famous Israeli Super-Investors

2014 was a critical year for the Israeli tech scene, proving once again that Silicon Valley has big competitions. It’s only January and 2015 is already bringing in major exits and multimillion dollar funding announcements. What’s most impressive about this innovation is that talented, young …

Entrepreneurship
Internet of Things

Stock Forecast Based On a Predictive Algorithm | I Know First |Investing In Commodities: Up to 17.90% (Long) and 44.96% (Short) Return in 3 Months

Investing in Commodities<p><b>This Forecast Includes:</b><p>Top 5 commodities for the long position<br>• Top 5 commodities for the short position<p><b>Forecast Length:</b> 3 …

Gold Prices Likely To Start 2015 Weak, But Rise Into Year End

<b>(Kitco News) -</b> Gold prices could be under some pressure in the first half of 2015 as the market anticipates the Federal Reserve raising interest rates, but once the Fed moves, the yellow metal may be able to end the year on firmer footing.<p>Market watchers said once the Fed starts the cycle of …

Gold retains position as safe haven for 2015

The metal is the only store of wealth that has a proven track record over thousands of years, and experts predict prices to remain at $1,200 in the year ahead<p>Gold has retained its place as a safe-haven investment in 2014, despite the rising strength of the US dollar and turmoil elsewhere in …

Gold and Silver Starting to Show Bullish Signs

We've believed that Gold would need to break $1100 before we thought a bottom could start to develop. While that could still be the case, we are …

Trading

Gold Price Forecast Of Plausible $12,600 By Year 2020 | Gold Eagle

Since 1967 the gold price has enjoyed two secular bull markets:<p>The first began in 1967 and ended in January 1981.<br>• The second began in 2001 and is …

6 Great Investment Questions To Marc Faber

<i>In the latest episode of Ask the Expert, by Sprott Money, Dr. Marc Faber was the invitee. Below are the answers from Marc Faber on 6 excellent</i> …

Try It Now

The small habits that improve your business

When you're starting a business as a young entrepreneur, it seems like there are an infinite number of tasks to juggle. That's why it's so important to stay on top of the details, no matter how tiny or tedious. Small changes, like reducing the amount of time you spend each day managing e-mail or …

Small Business

14 Things Entrepreneurs Should Learn From Each Other

About three months ago, a member of the Onevest Linkedin group created an intriguing entry. The Startup & Investor Network was presented with an invitation to share the best advice they got from their fellow startup founders in one or two words. 338 comments later, it might seem that “startup …

Entrepreneurship

This App Lets You Take Back Your Awkward Text Messages

There have been times where I wanted to take back an embarrassing text message. Fortunately, there is an app called Strings that lets you permanently take back text messages that you sent out. Created by Be Labs in Seattle, Strings allows users to “spontaneously and fearlessly” share your personal …

Apps

Five New Year's Resolutions That Will Change Your Life

We all likely have many more than five goals we’d like to accomplish this year, but in keeping with the lean mentality, I’ll keep things simple and give you just five, which, if done mindfully can have dramatic ripple effects on your health, happiness and professional success—and perhaps all the …

Star Trek

Marijuana Tax Millions? Hallucinations Up In Smoke, Yet Feds Propose 50% Federal Tax Too

Excited Coloradans thought legalizing marijuana would mean huge tax revenues. They were hardly alone. Nationwide, with medical marijuana, and especially with recreational, the drum beat has been about money, jobs, real estate upticks, and spillover effects into many fields. The loudest cries of all …

Cannabis

Best Buy Cities: Where To Invest In Housing In 2015

With the housing market stabilizing and last year’s dramatic price increases behind us (on a national basis, at least), it’s not as easy to quickly flip homes for a profit. Instead, now might be a good time to think about buying housing to hold for the long-term.<p>Whether you’re an investor looking …

Real Estate

6 Bootstrapping Tips From an Entrepreneur Who Turned $3,000 Into Millions

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While it’s often thought that you need a significant amount of capital to start a business, this isn’t always the case.<p>Yes, many successful companies were launched with a significant amount of funding, but it’s important to realize that …

Entrepreneurship

The 5-Minute Budget That Will Make You a Millionaire

In just 5 minutes you can make a budget that will make you a millionaire.<p>Budgeting isn't easy. Most people get hung up on the details.<p>How do I plan …

Personal Finance

Understanding Cash Flow Is Critical

The real poverty of typical families is found neither in their low income nor in costly essential expenses but rather in not understanding their own cash flow.<p>Regardless of income level, overspending causes poverty. Saving and budgeting produces wealth.<p>A person may be making millions and live on a …

Personal Finance
CEOs

Four basic skills of CEOs who can sell well

The CEO of any company is expected to sell at all times. The primary objective of any business is sales. You begin by selling to yourself, then you sell your co-founders. Later, you'll sell your first client and you'll continue until you retire. The job of any CEO is sales.<p>This primer will help you …

Small Business

25 ways to save thousands in 2015: Take £10 less out at the cashpoint, turn down your heating by one degree and learn to be a moaning minnie

With the excesses of Christmas out of the way, here are 25 ways to save thousands of pounds in 2015.<p>1. Open all your post and read it<p>So many …

16 productivity tools useful for every entrepreneur

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>.</i><p>By Matt Keener, President of Keener …