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How to get $25k- $100k in 6 months Access Now Pick 2 quarters to start your 6-month plan and then complete the following 3 steps. Prepare your funding material Bplan Financials Youtube 1 minute pitch Pitch deck Media materials Web presence- website, social media, press, partners Update profile on crunchbase, gust and angel list Plan[…]
Sourcing capital for your startup can be daunting. But you have to rethink your approach for funding. Angel, VC and debt are typical sources, but what about the bills you pay to keep your business going? Be saavy and turn your credit cards, shipping bills, magazine subscriptions and other purchases into funding opportunities. Corporations always[…]
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