Category Archives: Fund Raising Trends

New Funding Models are Essential for the Startup Ecosystem

Ruth Hoffmann — December 6, 2018 — December 6, 2018 QuinceMedia / Pixabay Startup success is not only driven by the availability of capital but also depends largely on the quality of support they receive from backers. Fintech visionaries, such as Paul Graham—Co-founder of Y Combinator for alternatives to conventional funding models (banks)—– and Oleg … Continue reading New Funding Models are Essential for the Startup Ecosystem

Think Twice Before Adding Merge Tags to Fundraising Email Subject Lines

Steven Shattuck — September 1, 2017 Follow @stevenshattuck — September 1, 2017 If you’re like anyone with an office job, you’re probably going to write dozens of emails today to an individual recipient. Mix in a few personal emails, and you’ll quickly find that a large chunk of your day is spent crafting the subject … Continue reading Think Twice Before Adding Merge Tags to Fundraising Email Subject Lines