BADM 101: Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor
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AngelList

AngelList | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it

AngelList is a platform for startups...  Here you can see a list of startup companies and how much each has received from Venture Capitalists so far.   There is also a place where you can search for jobs at the startups listed on the site.   You can see what types of employees each startup is looking for and how much they are willing to pay them.   Upload your resume!   maybe you will get hired at the next Facebook!!!

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Skyping dough

Skyping dough | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
“BYE-BYE banks,” taunts the home page of TransferWise, a London-based startup. “You’ve had your fun.” Taavet Hinrikus, one of the firm’s co-founders,...
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To Catch A Scammer: One Man’s Mission To Shut Down An Invoice Scam | TechCrunch

To Catch A Scammer: One Man’s Mission To Shut Down An Invoice Scam | TechCrunch | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it

OK... so you've launched your business.  The sad part is that the more successful your business gets, the easier it is for someone to scam you like this.   Small invoices, especially if there are alot of them, or your staff is very busy,   can fly below the radar.   The $-smart business owner will have a system in place for identifying vendors and outstanding accounts payable.

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Hostile takeovers

Hostile takeovers | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
We all know what a takeover is. That's when one company agrees to be bought by another. But what happens when companies don't agree and the takeover goes hostile? Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains.
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Assets: What are they anyway?

Assets: What are they anyway? | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
Surely you've heard the term assets -- they can be toxic, liquid, or tangible. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains what the word “assets” really means.
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Explaining Facebook's Epically Complex Stock Lockup

Explaining Facebook's Epically Complex Stock Lockup | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
Last week's sell-off was just the start of insider shares heading to the market...
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Computer-maker Dell to go private in $24.4B founder-led deal

Computer-maker Dell to go private in $24.4B founder-led deal | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
The deal is the largest of its kind since the Great Recession dried up financing for risky maneuvers like this.
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Money to play with

Money to play with | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
SINCE its launch three years ago, Kickstarter, a website on which people who want to make things can ask other people to pay for their projects, has offered hope to...
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Getting naked in short selling

Getting naked in short selling | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
The practice of short selling has been blamed for the collapse of several major companies' shares during the financial crisis. What is short selling? Marketplace Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains.
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Explaining insider trading

Explaining insider trading | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
Lawmakers are considering yet another bill to ban insider trading. But the term "insider trading" seems open to interpretation. Senior Producer Paddy Hirsch helps us understand what it is and why it's a big deal.
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Whistleblower facing foreclosure wins $18 million

Whistleblower facing foreclosure wins $18 million | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it
When we first met Lynn Szymoniak on 60 Minutes, she was losing her home.
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Registration Statement on Form S-1

Registration Statement on Form S-1 | BADM 101:  Module #2 - Financing the Business Endeavor | Scoop.it

This is the document that Facebook filed with the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission).  Scroll down to the "Table of Contents"   then find the link for "Principal and Selling Stockholders" and click in.   That will tell you who the principal investors are.  Marc Andreeson is the founder of Ning, and before that Netscape.    Peter Thiel is mentioned in one of our Module #1 articles titled "Too Young to Fail - Technology Review"

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