Steven Imke January 16, 2021 Most new businesses need money to get off the ground. But where can founders find the money they need? Lenders, such as banks tend to shy away from startup businesses that do not already have sufficient cash flow to cover the payment of principal and interest on a loan. And … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Angel Investors
Elliot Begoun January 14, 2021 What’s the most important investment you can make in your brand? Hint, it’s not marketing, packaging, sales, or even your team. Give up? The most important investment you can make is in yourself. The single most critical contributing factor to the success of your business is you. If you’re not … Continue reading What’s the Most Important Investment?
Jason Martinez November 25, 2020 For long-term investors looking for a hands-off investment strategy, DRIP investing can be a great option. Most financial advisers will tell you that if done right, DRIP investing is an accessible, low-cost way to take advantage of compounding and yield high gains with little upfront cost or effort. Keep reading … Continue reading A Basic Guide to DRIP Investing
Lovepreet Dhaliwal September 23, 2020 Technology is evolving every day. Are you? Nowadays, digital acceleration is a priority across sectors. I believe the industry that has been slow to adopt technology will see it as a key enabler to recover from the economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. With the constant evolution of technology, … Continue reading Top 5 Strategic Technologies to Invest in 2021
Laura Cole July 10, 2020 In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the concept of investment may seem like it is something exclusive to disaster capitalists and those with a vast accumulation of wealth. Disaster capitalism is defined as the process of capitalising on a major geopolitical or socio-economic crisis, either through opportunistic policies (from … Continue reading 3 Steps to Developing an Investor Mindset
Steven Imke — January 13, 2020 After many first time entrepreneurs discover that debt financing will not work for their startup, many turn their sights to equity investors for startup capital. They see the success stories that come out of silicon valley and think that they need to follow a similar path to raise money … Continue reading How to Unlock Investor Funding – 3 Kinds of Investors
Elliot Begoun — December 19, 2019 Follow @intertwinegroup Canva.com It is your baby, your passion, and it is closely tied to your sense of self whether you recognize it or not. While intimacy, passion, and a deep sense of ownership have a lot of value for a startup, they could also be the root of … Continue reading The Investor’s Lens
Jeffrey McNeal — December 7, 2019 Opportunity Zones are a new addition to the tax code added by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act starting in 2018. There have been comparable programs in the past, though this one is particularly beneficial for taxpayers who decide to participate. In the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, two … Continue reading Opportunity Zone Primer: 4 Things to Know Before Investing
Daniel Payne — October 30, 2019 Last week The Atlantic published a piece about the bursting of the “not-come bubble”. They refer to the unicorn companies like Uber, Lyft, WeWork and Peloton which became overvalued by masquerading as tech firms. A few years ago, two major trends happened that in my mind, caused this bubble … Continue reading Startups Masquerading as Tech Firms is Not Paying Off For Investors
Michel van der Meulen — October 19, 2019 In organizations in which agile transitions take place, the ancient English proverb Blood is thicker than water is frequently appropriate. It is decided to adopt agile working, there is talk of Scrum, self-organizing teams, Sprints, standing meetings, sticky notes on the wall, etc. etc. Everybody has to … Continue reading Using Velocity as a Management Instrument? Don’t Do It!