Articles in Funding

8 Questions you Need to Answer to Raise a Capital Successfully

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Entrepreneurs are always anxious to start or grow their company with an infusion of funds.... Read full article

The Advent of Money

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Even before the birth of history as we know it, humans were exchanging goods and services by swapping various items that were of value to them. ... Read full article

Members of the $100 million club, who will deliver on their promises?

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In recent weeks, major companies have announced initiatives aimed at increasing racial equality. We were particularly interested in reviewing those targeting support for black-owned small businesses and black entrepreneurs. ... Read full article

Non-Technical Founders Can Build Great Tech Businesses, Investors Say

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The cost of launching a company has never been lower, and technology enables us to sell and communicate with anywhere in the world. ... Read full article

Show Me The $$$

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What are the common sources of funding? Are grants and accelerators an option for your business? Christine E.B. Howard will walk you through the 5 stages of business and the funding available in each phase.... Read full article

How the VC Pitch Process Is Failing Female Entrepreneurs

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In 2018, only 3% of venture capital in the U.S went to companies with a female CEO. ... Read full article

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs to Push Past the Million-Dollar Mark

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It’s important for women to step outside their comfort zone, expand their network, and remain confident and bold.... Read full article

What it’s really like to launch a socially conscious business

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Tessa Clarke, the co-founder and CEO of Olio, on how she launched her game-changing food-sharing app.... Read full article

Ms. Monopoly is here. Psst: A woman invented the game in the first place

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Move over, Mr. Monopoly. There’s a new entrepreneur in town, and she’s taking over the boardroom, er, board game.... Read full article

Jay-Z Invested In This Female-Founded Business: Here’s How She Grew Her Company

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When rapper Jay Z's fund Marcy Venture Partners invested $1 million in Partake, a black-owned, allergy-friendly snack company, something happened. Business rose 3,000% and website traffic increased 150%. ... Read full article