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Lab Rats: How Silicon Valley Made Work Miserable for the Rest of Us - Book Review

Book Review – Lab Rats: How Silicon Valley Made Work Miserable for the Rest of Us

In this book review, we look at New York Times bestselling author Dan Lyons book, Lab Rats: How Silicon Valley Made Work Miserable for the Rest of Us.

How to Raise a Series A Round from Venture Capital Investors

How to Raise a Series A Round from Venture Capital Investors

Raising a series A round of funding from venture capital investors is a long and stressful process, but if your startup needs funding, this is what you can expect.

Fast Funding Business

When Opportunity Comes Knocking, Fast Funding Opens the Door

Entrepreneurs raise capital in order to have a war chest that lets them capitalize on opportunities. The problem is getting that war chest is a horribly slow, inefficient, and distracting process. Providing fast funding is one of the ways Lighter Capital is seeking to revolutionize the business of startup finance.

Bootstrapping vs Equity

Startup Financing: When to Bootstrap vs. Raise Equity

There are many ways to raise capital beyond equity funding, including the option of not raising any equity or going into debt at all — and that means good, old-fashioned bootstrapping. But when seeking capital, should you bootstrap or raise equity?

SaaS Customer Retention

Is SaaS Customer Retention More Important Than Acquisition?

The benefits of good customer retention are too good to ignore, yet most SaaS companies still focus on customer acquisition. But is acquisition really as important as retention?

Content Marketing Manager

How to Know When It’s Time to Hire a Content Marketing Manager

In the early stages of a business, your marketing manager will probably oversee all content marketing. But as your business grows, you should consider hiring a content marketing manager.

habit tracker apps

Habit Trackers for Android and iPhone: Infuse Good Habits into Your Daily Routine

Habit trackers enable you to infuse good habits into your daily routine (and eradicate bad ones), by way of basic gamification. Here we explore how habit tracker apps work, and offer 5 great options for Android and iPhone.

How to Raise Money Angel Investors

How to Pitch to Investors and Raise Angel Money

Part 5 in our series on how to think about your startup at different stages of growth discusses how to pitch investors and raise angel money.