Accelerators and now decelerators?

05 Oct 2015

There’s a new trend going on right now in the startup world. Well, I don’t know if it’s a trend, or an idea, if it’s a new thing, or yet another buzzword. I will let you decide that for yourself. I’m talking about decelerators. You may be asking yourself what…

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TOP 5 VCs that invest in Content Marketing Startups

05 Oct 2015

Back in 2006, no venture capitalist would have invested in content marketing. Nowadays, the situation has changed drastically. BuzzFeed, Business Insider and UpWorthy are just some of the many content websites that managed to raise millions of dollars in investments. Venture capitalists shift their attention towards content marketing Investing in…

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What it takes to be a zombie VC firm

05 Oct 2015

We’ve all noticed the wide apocalyptic scenarios spread in the media and fiction. I’m sure we all have our fears, doubts and probably our own world-destructive phantasms. One of these scenarios, funny, crazy and terrifying at the same time, is the zombie apocalypse. Oh, sure, we’re here to talk business.…

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VC investors head for the tech world

05 Oct 2015

Is your startup in for the win? Are you prepared for the new direction VC investors choose to head into? You’d better ask yourself these questions, if you want to see your startup funded. Whether it is cloud computing, robotics, or mobile tech, that’s where the cash seems to be…

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How to prepare a pitch before meeting a VC

05 Oct 2015

Prepare a pitch. The basics [ Photo credits: techatnyu’s Flickr ] Now that you’ve raised up the foundation of your startup and already established your network of connections, you should start thinking of ways to attract further funding. One way to do this is by convincing a VC firm to invest in…

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Tech lovers, venture capitalists are interested in you

30 Sep 2015

If you’ve been around in the startup world for a while now, you’ve probably noticed the fact that developing technologies represent the main focus of any entrepreneur. I don’t blame them. It’s such an innovative and creative field, with such a huge potential, especially today, when venture capitalists are more…

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