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How to Speak the Language of Venture Capital | YoungEntrepreneur.com

How to Speak the Language of Venture Capital | YoungEntrepreneur.com | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
If you're new to the world of raising money, it helps to know the lingo. Here’s a translation guide to the foreign language investors speak.
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3 Innovative Tech Startups on Kickstarter Right Now

3 Innovative Tech Startups on Kickstarter Right Now | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
A look at crowdfunding stars, plus tips for raising the money you need to get off the ground.
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Meet the World’s Cheapest Venture Capitalist | Wired Business | Wired.com

Meet the World’s Cheapest Venture Capitalist | Wired Business | Wired.com | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
A self-funded, small-time entrepreneur thinks startups are aiming to high. So he set up a half-serious fund to help them aim lower.
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How to Create Value to Reel in Investors

How to Create Value to Reel in Investors | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Student entrepreneur Matthew Fishman on how he secured funding by building up his startup.
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Startup Helps Young Talent Crowdfund Their Careers

Startup Helps Young Talent Crowdfund Their Careers | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Pave, a New York startup launched Wednesday, has an idea it thinks will help these young adults achieve their potential.
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Startup Roundup: Xtreme Labs to double workforce, Groupnotes wins global startup competition | FP Tech Desk | Financial Post

Startup Roundup: Xtreme Labs to double workforce, Groupnotes wins global startup competition | FP Tech Desk | Financial Post | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
In FP Tech Desk’s Startup Roundup series, we take a look at Canadian startup news from the past week...
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Seed&Spark Helps More Indie Films Get Made

Seed&Spark Helps More Indie Films Get Made | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Determined to help struggling independent filmmakers, Seed&Spark launched last Saturday with its crowdfunding site for indie films.
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Pi of Life : Revisiting Your New Year’s Resolutions.

Pi of Life : Revisiting Your New Year’s Resolutions. | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Yet, its important to be out there and meet people.
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Lean Startup Hack: Finding Early Evangelists

Lean Startup Hack: Finding Early Evangelists | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
If you’re a disciple of of the Lean Startup methodology you know who Early Evangelists are. You also know that they are a key ingredient to success for a lean startup in the pre-product market fit...
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Who is Tech Cocktail Week’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Poll]

Who is Tech Cocktail Week’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Poll] | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Next week, Tech Cocktail is thrilled to be hosting the first ever Tech Cocktail Week in Downtown Las Vegas.
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8 Kickstarter Alternatives You Should Know About

8 Kickstarter Alternatives You Should Know About | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Some of Kickstarter's competitors are gaining traction in the crowdfunding market. These services could give Kickstarter a run for its money in the future.
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Meet Some Of The First Grads From High School Startup Prodigy Camp: GiraffeLabs

Meet Some Of The First Grads From High School Startup Prodigy Camp: GiraffeLabs | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
When you bring your tablet into bed with you--say, to watch a movie--which position do you settle for? Do you prop yourself up on one elbow and hold up the tablet with your free hand?
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How to Speak the Language of Venture Capital | YoungEntrepreneur.com

How to Speak the Language of Venture Capital | YoungEntrepreneur.com | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
If you're new to the world of raising money, it helps to know the lingo. Here’s a translation guide to the foreign language investors speak.
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What happens after you win a big startup competition? We asked 7 champions from major events

What happens after you win a big startup competition? We asked 7 champions from major events | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Nowadays, every self-respecting conference organizer seems to add a startup competition to their program. Just look around and see for yourself, they're everywhere. And it seems like ...
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Backed by $1M in Seed funding from Atomico, EVRYTHNG is creating the smart ‘Web of Things’

Backed by $1M in Seed funding from Atomico, EVRYTHNG is creating the smart ‘Web of Things’ | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
A Q&A with EVRYTHNG co-founder and CMO Andy Hobsbawm. The London–based company was founded in early 2011 and closed a $1 million Seed funding round in late October from Atomico Ventures. SUB: P...
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HELPING KIDS EAT HEALTHIER AND LIVE BETTER.

HELPING KIDS EAT HEALTHIER AND LIVE BETTER. | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
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Have a Killer Business Idea? Here’s How to Vet It | YoungEntrepreneur.com

Have a Killer Business Idea? Here’s How to Vet It | YoungEntrepreneur.com | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Venture capitalist Jason Green shares his tips on how to be sure you have a quality concept before launch.
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QUICK PITCH: An App that Lets You Get the Most From Credit Card Rewards | BLACKLINE REVIEW

QUICK PITCH: An App that Lets You Get the Most From Credit Card Rewards | BLACKLINE REVIEW | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
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IIT Business Innovation Students Pitch Ideas in Classroom | BLACKLINE REVIEW

IIT Business Innovation Students Pitch Ideas in Classroom | BLACKLINE REVIEW | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
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Austin Startup Cinsay A Video Based e-tailing Platform INTERVIEW

Austin Startup Cinsay A Video Based e-tailing Platform INTERVIEW | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
TweetVote on HNEmailSharebar TweetVote on HNEmailAn Austin startup called Cinsay has a new way for merchants big and small to sell their wares on the internet. At first glance you may find yourself...
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How We Made $10,000 Using These 5 Content Marketing Tricks | YoungEntrepreneur.com

How We Made $10,000 Using These 5 Content Marketing Tricks | YoungEntrepreneur.com | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
The founder of iDoneThis shares his top tips for amping up your startup's content-marketing strategy.
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Ohio Startup: 530Funds, Sorting Out The Crowdfunding Space For Everyone Else

Ohio Startup: 530Funds, Sorting Out The Crowdfunding Space For Everyone Else | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
TweetVote on HNEmailSharebar TweetVote on HNEmailEver since the first non music related project went on the Kickstarter platform, crowdfunding has grown to new heights. After the JOBS act was passe...
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How to make a $5 demo video for your startup:  ...

How to make a $5 demo video for your startup:  ... | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
How to make a $5 demo video for your startup: The key to a successful animated demo video is the script. I would highly suggest studying other successful demo videos to get a good idea of how a script...
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Featured Startup Pitch: GradSave is bringing crowdfunding to saving for college

Featured Startup Pitch: GradSave is bringing crowdfunding to saving for college | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Company: GradSave Website: www.gradsave.com Founders: Marcos Cordero and Irma Grondin Headquarters: Miami Investors: Private Angel investors in the finance industry Year Founded: 2011 Twitter: @gra...
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For A Stranger In Silicon Valley, Success Isn’t Only About Who You Know | TechCrunch

For A Stranger In Silicon Valley, Success Isn’t Only About Who You Know | TechCrunch | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Editor's note: Cherian Thomas is founder and CEO of Cucumbertown, a recipe-publishing platform.
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One University To Rule Them All: Stanford Tops Startup List

One University To Rule Them All: Stanford Tops Startup List | The Big Idea | Scoop.it
Why Stanford alums dominate tech startup investment - even more than you might expect!
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