7 Tips for a Successful Business Partnership

No one can build a company alone. Previously, we spelled out the importance of a strong leadership team to attract investors. The partners you choose will determine future successes, from raising capital to sustainably growing your company. For many entrepreneurs, maintaining strong business partnerships is the key factor to their success. But how can you ensure you and your partners will work well together? Here are seven […]

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How to Find Investors to Fund Your Startup

You’ve got an amazing business idea. You’ve found the ideal business partners. You’ve fleshed out a detailed business plan. All you need is the money to get your startup off the ground. It can be intimidating to find investors. Even the most talented entrepreneurs should expect many potential investors to pass on funding their startup. Thus, it’s important […]

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How to Avoid Trademark Infringement

Your business name and branding are crucial to your company’s success, as they’re the first things customers will associate with your products or services. In previous blog posts, we’ve gone over the importance of developing and registering trademarks to build your business. The last thing you want is to spend a lot of time, money and effort choosing the […]

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Small Business Financing: Equity, Debt, or Convertible Debt?

When considering small business financing, it’s important to understand all your available options. Otherwise, investors can easily take advantage of you and offer unfair terms. So before raising any money, learn if equity, debt or convertible debt financing makes the most sense for you to grow your business. Equity Raising capital through equity is a popular, if not the most […]

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5 Common Mistakes When Incorporating a Business

Incorporating a business is a great way to protect yourself. Incorporation creates a distinct legal entity that is separate from its owners. As opposed to a partnership or sole proprietorship, incorporation limits each owners’ personal liability for any business debts. No personal assets would be on the line, protecting valuables such as your home or car. However, the process […]

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