Does Your Startup Need a Business Plan?

Short answer: No. You can stop reading this article now and get back to work building your business. Doing anything else (especially like stopping to create a business plan) is purely wasting your time. In all seriousness though, why is the question of a business plan still so prevalent amongst founders? Why is it that...

The 13 Biggest Fundraising Mistakes Startups Make

The Ultimate Guide to Startup Fundraising Part 4: The Biggest Fundraising Mistakes Startups Make Welcome back to Part 4 of our Ultimate Guide to Startup Fundraising. If you missed the previous posts, I highly recommend you read through those first before continuing. The Ultimate Guide to Startup Fundraising Part 1: Understanding Investors 101: The Pros...

Hype and Charlatanism to Fuel Tech Development

Why Scientists and Startups Should Oversell and Talk a Big Game We are in a war of attention, with thousands of engineer optimized apps and gizmos attempting to steal your precious time. We are so caught up in our own lives we often fail to notice the glaringly obvious big problems affecting our world and...