You will only be able to sell your business once so make sure to get the cash you deserve.
I recently attended a talk by two fund managers providing pre-seed money. Their approach and clarity in explaining the value of pre-seed funding impressed me.
Venture capital is an extreme – and costly – way of getting funded. Think twice before getting a venture capitalist onboard your start-up.
Do you want to boost your customer base? Stop being a boring financial services company – put story-telling at the heart of your content marketing strategy.
Smaller, founder-led charities can be incredibly impactful and effective. Make sure to give them the attention they deserve!
My recap of over three years spent with the Charles Darwin Foundation. Warning: Contains some inconvenient truths about the conservation NGO sector!
Not having the right team causes a lot of start-ups to fail. But how can you build the right team – and how can you get your investors to help?
Matus Maar, co-founder and managing partner at Talis Capital, about why you need to keep momentum if you want to create Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO).
A rich but inexperienced and lazy angel investor is one of the less desirable funders you can find. How can you spot a good investor and make your company bullet-proof longer-term?
Entrepreneurs, take note of the wise words from angel investor Peter Cowley: “Do find smart money. Get to know your investor.”
With flexible working increasingly becoming the norm, how can you ensure your company gets the most out of those working remotely?
Hardly a day goes by when I am not chipping away on my email inbox, no matter where I am. Always working on the road might not work for some, but definitely for me!
Are you trying to raise funds for your early-stage venture or are you about to set up your own business? Some uncensored advice about what to look out for.
The usual year-end panic about hitting targets and fulfilling plans is upon us. Here are my 4 tips how to make the most of the 12 weeks left in 2018.
Did you think angel investors were investing primarily to make money? Far from it! Time for some fact-checking (and tips for getting the right investor onboard your company).
What does it take to start a successful business? Myth busting by the “Evangelist of Entrepreneurship”
Many budding entrepreneurs are falling for misconceptions and bad advice. What are the myths around (successful) entrepreneurship and – most importantly – how can you overcome them?
Getting rid of a mobile phone nowadays isn’t easy! My step-by-step approach to leaving the mobile world and freeing myself from the tech giants.
Secrecy is all but history. With more and more consumers valuing transparency and authenticity, tap into this watershed moment now to reap the benefits.
Who of us really knows why we drink and what effect it has on us? Follow me as I embark on a personal quest – some surprising self-realisations included!
Follow me travel the globe and visit 12 of the most exciting cities known to man. It’s time to push boundaries and show how to enjoy digital “no-mad-ness”.
My mad dash to some of the world’s most incredible places – before they get destroyed or irreversibly changed.
Tasked with staffing decisions? Consider hiring (and paying) an intern! There’s many benefits to helping the next generation into the saddle.
“Financial Management for Technology Start-ups” is ideally suited for busy entrepreneurs who quickly need to get on top of all things financial.
LinkedIn has quietly been staging an impressive revival. If you aren’t actively using LinkedIn yet to build your business, act now to reap the benefits.
In just over a decade, TED has become a global super-brand, known and respected by all the right people. What management decisions led to its meteoric rise?
Are you an early-stage venture with new ideas and in need of both funding and operational support? Look no further than Forward Partners.
Approaching a firm for funding? Here are some factors that you should bear in mind when preparing to pitch to seed investors.
What steps can you take to attract the attention of major clients? And, even more important, how can you ensure they keep coming back for more?
Have you ever looked at diet from a management perspective? How management principles can help you lose weight and become more productive, too.
How to start a business with very little funding. Lots of inspiration from Suzie Walker, Founder and CEO of energy bar company The Primal Pantry.