Funding MELISSA ANGELL

US Treasury Offers New Installment of $10 Billion Pandemic Aid to Small Businesses in 4 States

About a fourth of the State Small Business Credit Initiative has now been spoken for.

Funding XINTIAN TINA WANGTENESHIA CARR

Arlan Hamilton: What It Took to Build a $20 Million VC Fund and How Founders Should Pitch It

Arlan Hamilton of Backstage Capital sat down with Inc. to give advice on leadership and securing funding.

Funding XINTIAN TINA WANG

Women Entrepreneurs of Color Share Their Biggest Business Hurdles and How They've Overcome Them

Before you can succeed in business, you have to remind yourself who you are and that you deserve to be there.

Funding XINTIAN TINA WANG

3 Strategies Female Founders of Color Can Use to Secure Funding

Black female founders have received less than 1 percent of startup funding so far this year. Here are some ways to overcome the hurdles.

Funding ELIZABETH GORE

3 Strategies for Improving Small Business Capital Access

Small business owners need capital now more than ever. Here's a vision for getting the funding these owners need to succeed.

Funding DAVID DONDE

Africa Can Be Tough, But Worth The Reward

Advice from entrepreneur David Donde to his embattled peers: There is a better way to build a business in Africa.

Funding HAYLEY LEIBSON

3 Common Mistakes First Time Founders Make

Raising venture capital is hard. Avoid these pitfalls to make it easier

Funding ANNA MEYER

How to Choose the Right Investor, According to a Coffee Entrepreneur Who Raised $100 Million

How Cometeer co-founder Matthew Roberts landed investment partners in the founders of Allbirds, Dollar Shave Club and Warby Parker.

Funding CARMINE GALLO

The Surprising Personality Trait That Investors Admire in Entrepreneurs

Successful entrepreneurs listen, learn, and lead.

Funding REBECCA DECZYNSKI

Inflation Hit Its Highest Peak in 30 Years. Here's One Way Businesses Are Coping

With higher prices for everything from gasoline to food, businesses are finding creative ways to stretch their resources.

Funding DIANA RANSOM

Why the $1 Trillion Infrastructure Deal Benefits Small Business

It's the largest investment in the nation's infrastructure since 1956. Get your shovels ready.

Funding NICK SCHNEIDER

How My Company's Investor Pitch Evolved Through 6 Funding Rounds

After years of meeting with investors during different fundraising rounds at my company, here's what I wish I knew from the start.

Funding SOPHIE DOWNES

Google Will Hand $150,000 in Cash to NYC Startups That Can Support the City's Recovery

The NYC Recovery Challenge, backed by Google, Cornell Tech, and Tech:NYC, will award grants to early-stage startups that have ideas to boost job growth.

Funding KEVIN J. RYAN

Why 2 of the World's Biggest Aerospace Companies Are Investing in This Startup

San Francisco-based Orbit Fab received investments from Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.

Funding TERESA XIE

Square Enters 'Buy Now, Pay Later' Market for $29 Billion in Biggest Acquisition Yet

The payment giant's plan to buy 'BNPL' startup Afterpay comes on the heels of Apple's announcement that it will enter the deferred payment space.

Funding BRIT MORSE

SPAC Success Can Hinge on This Single

The biggest make-or-break of a SPAC's stock performance has less to do with the underlying company and more to do with the people getting the blank checks.

Funding KIMBERLY WEISUL

7 Ways Washington Can Help Small Businesses Now

Small businesses need to keep going until vaccines become widely available. For many, grants may be the best alternative.

Funding ENTREPRENEURS' ORGANIZATION

What You Need to Know About Structuring Your Startup's Fundraising Process

An angel investor and startup coach shares the critical factor that separates those who fundraise successfully and those who don't.


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