Startup advices from Successful Entrepreneurs

The best people to guide us will always be those who have walked the path. Here are some insightful quotes from successful entrepreneurs who...

Ways to get financing for SMEs

The one thing many SMEs fear the most is going out to seek financing to keep their business running. Mostly because funding seems complicated and hard...

When do Investors Invest: The Four Stages of Fundraising

Raising investments is as much dependent on the stage your business is in as it is on other pertinent factors. The development stage is...

The RISE of capital-raising in France

There were 590 venture capital raising rounds in France last year (2016). According to Dealroom, this is more than any country in Europe, although,...

Why Start-Ups Should Raise Funds

When firms raise funds, it is without a doubt a demand on owners’ equity and control over the business. But there are times when...

5 Tips to Make Social Media Work for Your Fundraise

Entrepreneurs usually tap into their offline connections when fundraising. But the growing popularity of social media necessitates a shift in that strategy. Harnessing social media...

Valuation techniques for pre-revenue start ups

You need to value your startup for fundraising to assess the distribution of its ownership amongst the investors in return for their investment. At...

Can Startups With No Revenue Raise Funds?

We often see startups raising funds with no revenue stream, leading us to wonder “How is this possible? Isn’t the whole idea of a business...

How to activate your network to raise funds?

An entrepreneur’s network can be their greatest strength in propelling their business to success. When it comes to fundraising, entrepreneurs can gain immensely by...

The power of network in building your startup’s net worth

According to research, the number of a founder’s social network connections is associated positively with the capital raised from a project. In many cases,...