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What Returns Can I Expect From Startup Investing

As startup investing increasingly becomes a key investment strategy for many who are looking to add high-risk, high-potential-reward alternative assets to their portfolio, the next step is understanding what type of potential returns this uncorrelated asset class can yield. Some questions I hear a …

7 Sources of Capital Entrepreneurs Can Leverage For Their Business

Raising capital is one of the hardest things entrepreneurs need to do to build their business. It is full of ups and downs and in essence it is a …

Venture Capital

The 11 Year Old Entrepreneur That Just Landed $11M

Mikaila Ulmer of Sugar Land, TX is definitely one of those rare stories in entrepreneurship. According to the Kauffman Foundation the average age of …

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Google Launches The Ultimate Pitch Deck Template For Startups

Google just launched on Google Slides a killer template that startups can use to put together their story in order to fundraise. To give birth to …

9 Tips To Crush It With Investors And Land Millions

As I state in my book <i>The Art of Startup Fundraising</i>, closing round of financing is an art as every single ingredient needs to be perfectly aligned in …

Venture Capital

3 Toxic Investor Types Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

One of the worst mistakes an entrepreneur can make is to bring onboard during a round of financing a toxic investor into the cap table of the …

Venture Capital

Angel Investors: The Ultimate Guide To Invest In Startups

Venture investing can be an exciting and challenging game to play. Some startups that show incredible promise go bust while others prove to be real money makers. I see a lot of this happening while leading CoFoundersLab, one of the largest networks of entrepreneurs. Take instagram for instance, …