iOS app Android app

Investors

Investors Urge Banks To Get Dakota Access Pipeline Rerouted

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 02.18.2017 | Politics

A group of more than 120 investors on Friday told 17 banks financing construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline that the project should be rerouted aw...

Women Startup Challenge Europe to Award €50K to Tech Startups

Craig Newmark | Posted 02.10.2017 | Technology
Craig Newmark

How do we disrupt a tech culture that's made it difficult for women entrepreneurs to access capital? The thing is, there are plenty of talented women...

10 Women-led VR and AI Startups to Pitch at Google for $50K

Craig Newmark | Posted 01.11.2017 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, I've been a partner in Women Who Tech's Women Startup Challenge since they first launched this great initiative 18+ months ago. They've been ...

Metamason Becomes Fundable Through Application of Design

Soren Petersen | Posted 01.06.2017 | Business
Soren Petersen

Co-written by Les Karpas Entrepreneurs thrive on competition and just as in elite sports, "winner takes all." One way of increasing the odds of s...

Pounding Rocks: Prioritizing Growth From All Sides

Dean Sioukas | Posted 12.16.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

As your startup grows, you are constantly faced with growth challenges. These challenges are generally all monumental in magnitude because one misste...

How Investors Can Identify Stock Market Cycles

Richard Barrington | Posted 11.19.2016 | Business
Richard Barrington

People tend to pile into markets just as they are nearing their peaks, and panic out of them only after prices have fallen.

We Need More Than a Simulation to Make Women-led Startups in VR and AI a Reality

Craig Newmark | Posted 11.17.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

I've been in the tech sector for a long time, and watched the PC change the world as we know it. Now I think virtual reality (VR), artificial intellig...

Why Some Investors Think Entrepreneurs Should Not Take a Salary

Quora | Posted 11.16.2016 | Business
Quora

Are there any investors who still think that the founder should not draw a salary? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where ...

Women Leaders Are Redefining Business - On HER Terms

Jennifer Love | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

To ensure the success of women and girls is to ensure that they attain literacy and self-confidence in financial matters big and small. And it's happe...

Doing Well By Doing Good: An Interview with Nicolas Berggruen, Billionaire and Philanthropist

Alexandre Mars | Posted 11.01.2016 | Impact
Alexandre Mars

Nicolas Berggruen was once known as the "homeless billionaire," a globe trotter who traveled to many cities around the world both as a successful inve...

10 Myths Associated With Selling Your Home to Investors [Infographic]

Piyush Mangukiya | Posted 10.25.2016 | HuffPost Home
Piyush Mangukiya

Real estate investors often get a bad rap when it comes to purchasing homes. Much of that reputation is based on myths about how investors work, and t...

Online Stock Brokers -- How to Choose the Right One

NerdWallet | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
NerdWallet

By Kevin Voigt With the profusion of online stock brokers today, you could be forgiven for not knowing where to start looking. If you think self-dir...

Getting Your Startup Funded: 5 Ways to Nail Your Investor Pitch

Molly Reynolds | Posted 09.13.2016 | Business
Molly Reynolds

Back in the day, investors were willing to take far more risks when deciding what to put their money towards. A great idea, a compelling case, and / o...

Building Boards Qualified to Grow Shareholder Value

Alice Korngold | Posted 09.07.2016 | Business
Alice Korngold

Corporate boards can only fulfill their duty of maximizing shareholder value by embracing business strategies that improve social, environmental, and ...

Lease Option and Equitable Interest

Marko Rubel | Posted 09.01.2016 | Business
Marko Rubel

Many investors are concerned about selling a property on lease option because of the possibility that the tenant buyer will claim equitable interest.

Top 600 People Who Want To Help Fund Your Business

Jennifer Love | Posted 11.14.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

Today more than ever, your own network is the key to successfully funding your business. You may be reading that statement and think, "Well, what do...

How Raising Money From 'Friends and Family' Can Seriously Damage Your Health

Susan OBrien | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Susan OBrien

Building a company from scratch is hard. It's even harder when you opt to do so organically, steering clear of the more traditional, well-trodden vent...

Using Storytelling to Pitch Startups

Soren Petersen | Posted 07.20.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Co-written with Steven Bussard Capturing an investor's interest and evoking his passion for one's venture is crucial to securing funding. So, how ...

Best Ways to Grab Investor's Attention in a Start-up

William Morrow | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
William Morrow

Image Source Thinking of growing your startup business, but the lack of investor's interest in it has started bothering you? Yes, that's one of the m...

China Is Taking Over World's Top Soccer Clubs

AsiaToday | Posted 07.11.2016 | World
AsiaToday

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - The Chinese capital is hitting the world of soccer based on its great money by either taking over ...

Why Our Vanity Slows Down Progress

Soren Petersen | Posted 07.04.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Co-written by Torsten Kolind Important decision-makers, such as politicians, investors and business professionals have been conditioned to trust thei...

3 Women-led Startups That Are Changing Their Industries

Craig Newmark | Posted 06.24.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Note: I want to make sure that people realize that my women in tech initiative is the creative product of Allyson Kapin and Justyn Hintze from Women W...

Why Women are Excellent Investors!

PaladinRegistry.com | Posted 06.20.2016 | Women
PaladinRegistry.com

Women are different than men. As a Certified Financial Planner® this holds true in the investment world. Women are faced with unique challenges as ...

SIRUM, bluDiagnostics, and Blendoor Win the Women Startup Challenge at LinkedIn

Craig Newmark | Posted 06.16.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Hey, the Women Startup Challenge took place last night, and was a real game-changer. 10 women-led startups pitched, and were all the real deal. Each...

Human Rights and Business: From Principles to Practice

Lauren Compere | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business
Lauren Compere

This month marks five years since the adoption of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) - a landmark moment in the acceptance...