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What Your Investors Will Ask You Before Funding (Pt. 1)

What Your Investors Will Ask You Before Funding (Pt. 1)

When seeking funding for your business, no matter if you are still in the startup phase or have already established yourself as a prominent company, investors will want to know exactly what it is they are getting involved in, and how lucrative of a decision this may...

Maintaining Motivation in the Startup World

If you work in the startup world, you understand the great deal of stress you may have to deal with on a daily basis. Of course, that comes with the territory. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t stay motivated and excited throughout the day. Avoid...

What is a Venture Capitalist and How Can I Become One?

When the words “Venture Capitalism” are heard, people inevitably think of Silicon Valley. Companies like Uber come to mind which started with a young entrepreneur coming to a group of wealthy investors with a great idea, and soon, after many rounds of funding,...

Handling Constructive Criticism as an Entrepreneur

Understanding and recognizing all of your faults, mistakes, and weaknesses can be a hard pill to swallow, but is critical in the business world. It’s an innate characteristic for a person to refuse to listen to something they don’t want to hear. A plethora of excuses...

Effectively Dealing with Employee Termination

It’s a difficult topic that not many business leaders are comfortable handling, but it is a necessity. Firing an ineffective employee is something that will always exist in the workplace despite it being seen as one of the hardest things to do. However, in order to be...
How to Recover from Bankruptcy

How to Recover from Bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy is a major event in a person’s life, but should not be seen as the most horrible thing that could ever happen. Many people have the impression that bankruptcy is equivalent to moral and/or financial death, but that is not always the case....

Choosing a Co-Founder When Starting a Business

Getting ready to start a business is a big step–and choosing the right co-founder is extremely important. Founders need someone who will help them build a high-quality business that will positively impact the public and meet their long-term goals. The ideal...

How to Effectively Manage a Construction Company

Managing a construction company demands that you be a Jack of all trades at times. Ensuring there is both financial and constructive management, as well as proper planning, marketing, and company morale can be a bit like juggling a bunch of different plates all at the...
Outside Sources of Entrepreneurial Inspiration

Outside Sources of Entrepreneurial Inspiration

The life of an entrepreneur doesn’t just end after the business day. Every successful entrepreneur needs a life that is well-rounded in order to improve themselves and their business on every level possible. Here are some important tips to consider in your work-life...
How to Create More Time in Your Day

How to Create More Time in Your Day

To-do lists are never-ending, and most people could use some more time in their day. However, it’s possible to get organized and gain more time to tackle the never-ending tasks. One Task at a Time Multitasking can cause more stress. Complete one task at a time, spend...