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Guy Kawasaki Offers 10 Steps to Perfecting Your Startup Pitch | Inc.com

<i>By Ian Chipman | Stanford Business Contributor</i><p>Pitching a startup to venture capitalists is like online dating, says Guy Kawasaki, who has pitched and been pitched to more times than he can count. But not like eHarmony, where soulmates are matched through a complex lattice of interests and …

Startups

3 Mistakes (Nearly) Every Tech Startup Makes -- and How to Avoid Them

Tips to help left-brained innovators get their brand launch right.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just spent five years developing the world’s first robotic drone cooler. It keeps your beverages frosty and follows you anywhere so you can get a cold one wherever and …

Your Employees And Customers Love You. That's Why Your Business Won't Sell | Inc.com

It happens all the time. You've poured everything you have into your business. You work more than anyone in the company. You even work on vacation. Your customers love you. Your employees love you. Retention is high and turnover is low. The company is profitable and growing. Now, it's time to sell …

Business Strategy

The 153 Best Company Cultures in America (and What You Can Learn From Them)

Entrepreneur and CultureIQ spent months searching for the best cultures in the U.S.<p>This story appears in the March 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p><i>For the second year, Entrepreneur partnered with CultureIQ to find the best office cultures in America. For more companies, tips and profiles,</i> …

Lessons an Entrepreneur Can Get from Candy Crush

For all the hustlers, dreamers, go-getters and more than thatThe post Lessons an Entrepreneur Can Get from Candy Crush appeared first on iamwire.

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How to Growth Hack Your Startup's AngelList Profile | Inc.com

<i>By Ajay Yadav, CEO and founder of Roomi.</i><p>Every year, $200 million flows through AngelList. There are 50,000 accredited investors watching their feeds for the next big thing. For the select few startups who catch the eye of admins Babak Nivi and Naval Ravikant, there's even an inner sanctum of 150 …

Venture Capital

7 Common Hiring Mistakes You Might Be Making

Almost every entrepreneur will tell you that your startup idea is no where near as important as your team. Having quality employees can make all the …

5 Investment Firms Reveal What They Look for in Startups

There's more competition than ever before to get startup funding. Here's how to break through the pack.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Running a startup is expensive. If you’re an entrepreneur, you already know this, and likely have “find money” high on your priority …

The Legal Issues You Need To Know If You’re Launching A Startup In 2017

A legal expert from the J+O Firm talks capital, patents, taxes, crowdfunding, and—oh yeah—remembering to form your company.<p>Thinking of finally launching that startup in this year? You’d be in for a ride even if the next 12 months weren’t shaping up to be as change-filled as it appears they might. …

Time to stop acting like lemmings

Stan Reiss Contributor<p>Stan Reiss is a general partner at early-stage VC firm Matrix Partners.<p>In a world defined by trends, we’ve been beset by a highly worrying one: There is an undeniable lack of IPOs.<p>In 2015, 164 companies entered the public markets, which is just over half the 2014 number, when …

How Rapid Growth Almost Killed My Company And What I Learned From It | Inc.com

Is it better to grow your business slowly or drive it hard and fast? I'm not sure if there is right answer.<p>The "methodical" camp says that if you grow too fast you'll outstrip your infrastructure to deliver. The "hard and fast" camp might counter with the notion that you've got to take every …

Business Strategy

Why Good Enough is the Best Path to Serious Success | Inc.com

We have a cultural obsession with extreme experiences: Things have to be uber or incredible or outstanding or breathtaking. The obsession pours into our expectations of ourselves, as it isn't enough to get funding, but to be a unicorn, and being a simple company is inadequate compared to being a …

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The One Email Every Founder Should Know How To Write To Investors

You have to keep your investors in the loop, even when you aren’t fundraising. Here’s how.<p>So you raised your first round of funding. Good for you! Seriously, it takes a tremendous amount of work to close a round, so you should feel great about that. But regardless of the size of your round or the …

All Successful Startups Begin With This Checklist—an Expert Explains Why

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

Entrepreneurship

Stuttering Startups: Legal Hazards You May Want To Avoid

This guest column is authored by Shubham Patil, Founder and CEO of BusinessWindo<p>Starting a “startup” and running the business would bring up several …

Startups (India)