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Is Your Business Eligible for a Government Grant?

Nonprofits are not the only businesses eligible for grants. For-profit companies also receive grants based on their idea and work. For example, a company called Canopy Apps received $2M in grant funding from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to … Continue reading

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How to Position Your Startup as a Good Investment

Raising money for a new business is always a challenge. Most people don’t invest enough time or energy to prepare themselves to secure financing, which is why so many owners default to bootstrapping their operations. If you are looking to … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Help Your Business Get Acquired

Many major players in the technology industry have an acquisition mindset—some companies feature entire divisions focused on identifying and procuring the next hot startup. Entrepreneurs launching new ventures who are looking for acquisition as an exit strategy need to understand … Continue reading

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Secrets of Pitching as a Team to a VC

Finally the day has come that you have been working and waiting for: to pitch to a venture capitalist. Everyone understands the pressure and nervousness you are going through when making that pitch but besides your business idea and plan, … Continue reading

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Things You Should Know About Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act

In April 2012, President Obama and Congress passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act to support and encourage entrepreneurship and small businesses. Easing federal regulations, and allowing individuals to become investors provides such encouragement. One of the important aspects … Continue reading

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