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8 Creative Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Pre-Sales to Boost Cash Flow funding tips how to find funding Mar 15, 2023

8 Creative Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Pre-Sales to Boost Cash Flow

Hey there, fellow entrepreneurs! Are you looking for effective ways to generate cash flow for your startup – without giving up equity to investors? 

Look no further! Pre-sales are a fantastic way to achieve just that....

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7 Ways to Launch Successful Donation-based Crowdfunding Campaigns funding tips how to find funding Feb 28, 2023

I used to wonder why entrepreneurs would waste time on donation-based crowdfunding for their early-stage ventures. You typically don’t raise much more than $10,000, if that, so why bother?

Now that I’ve seen some clever campaigns that have gotten PR , raised significantly more than...

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10 Ways Founders Can Create New Communities & Feel Less Isolated team building Dec 09, 2022

After the death of my son and my father (both named Clark) within 15 months of one another, I moved to Austin in 2020 to be near my other 2 children. Along with a steady diet of reality TV, I built my own community of entrepreneurs – deliberately –  to minimize loneliness and...

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VC's We Love! With Bob Hower of G20 Ventures funding tips how to get funding team building vcs we love Oct 31, 2022

Bob Hower, Founding Partner, G20 Ventures, is one of my favorite VCs because he is an entrepreneur himself, and he empathizes deeply with the challenges that founders face each day.  I also love Bob because he's my brother and has spent more time that I can count helping me with my own...

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3 Ways To Make Funding Easier funding tips how to get funding Jul 26, 2022

How To Get Funding For Your Startup: 3 Ways to Make it Easier 

There are many exciting things about being an entrepreneur, like developing a product that connects with customers, filling a gap in the market, building something of your own, being your own boss, and setting your own...

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VC Mike Troiano Minces Zero Words. funding tips team building vc's we love Jul 06, 2022

I first met Mike Troiano years ago when my partner and I were struggling with messaging for our Cat Perkins shoe line. My brother, Bob Hower, a VC at G20 Ventures, recommended his partner, Mike, because he was the best storyteller he knew. I reached out to Mike to kick off our VCs We Love segment...

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How To Create “Truth Well Told” brand storytelling funding tips Jul 04, 2022

As an entrepreneur trying to raise a Friends & Family round of financing, I often felt nervous about presenting the dirty little secrets of an under-funded and under-staffed start-up to potential investors; Early-stage founders are tempted to embellish the truth. I’ve felt this...

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