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Funding Sources for Startups
Christina Sherwood
3/20/2013
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Bringing a product or service to market requires an intense amount of capital. Here are several funding options for entrepreneurs and startups.

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Lessons from Failure :: Renting High-end Jewelry
Kander Diana
11/15/2012
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At age 25, Laura Sanko was a founding member of a startup that raised $3.5 Million from some world-famous investors and the Founder’s Fund.  The business model was simple: a website that rented high-end jewelry for special occasions for a fraction of the retail value of each piece.  Three years later, the investment money was all gone and while the site continued to operate, it had failed to meet the investors’ expectations.

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Nature or nurture? Decoding the DNA of the entrepreneur
Ernst and Young
6/9/2011
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Ernst & Young releases report that provides some insights into the minds of today’s most successful entrepreneurial leaders and discern what makes them successful.

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The Corporate Petri Dish
7/23/2010
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Corporate culture" doesn't just happen, it must be nurtured, just like a "culture" in a petri dish, writes the author.

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When Gender Changes the Negotiation
7/23/2010
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Gender is not a good predictor of negotiation performance, but ambiguous situations can cause different behaviors by men and women in negotiations.

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Why Imitation Bests Innovation
Flannery Russell
7/23/2010
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SHANGHAI -- Books these days regularly cheer innovation. You rarely go to a conference without hearing how important it is. Copying others has a bit of a stigma.

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Will VCs really stop funding startups?
Cook Jon
7/23/2010
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If the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes is passed there will be a lot of unhappy venture capitalists, who say they may stop investing in startups.

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How to Use Kickstarter to Launch a Business
7/22/2010
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Caroline Mak and her boyfriend Antonio Ramos loved the taste of ginger, but didn't like the sugary-sweet taste of ginger ales and ginger beers on the market.  They weren't spicy enough, nor were they adequately tangy.

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Innovation Can Unlock Job Growth
George Bill
7/22/2010
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Bill George, a Harvard business professor and the author of '7 Lessons for Leading in Crisis,' puts forth some proposals to revive employment growth in a declining job market.

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Digital Magazines Don’t Encourage Socializing
Bilton Nick
6/29/2010
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You've got to hand it to the magazine publishers.  They continue to throw spaghetti against the iPad and other e-readers trying to see what will stick and what falls to the floor.

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