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Video: Goodwin Partner Mitzi Chang Discusses Rules & Regulations with Startups on Cryptocurrency ICOs

Goodwin partner Mitzi Chang discusses how Goodwin works with startups to ensure lawful cryptocurrency transactions and why startups exploring ICOs should be aware of Anti-Money Laundering and know their customer compliance.

Founders Flash: Student Entrepreneurs Share Advice

Student entrepreneurs do not have it easy; launching your first venture while balancing a full-time college course load is like working a dozen full-time jobs.

Founders Flash: Advice For Women Entrepreneurs On Funding

What is the best advice for women entrepreneurs in terms of funding? It’s a commonly asked question, though rarely answered. Bonnie Foley-Wong, CEO of Pique Ventures, an impact investment and management company, recently shared her advice after more than 20 years of mobilizing capital for entrepreneurial businesses.

Founders Flash: Startup Accelerators Show What’s the Next Big Trend

n the recent past, the most successful startup accelerators have given investors and consumers a glimpse into the future (think Uber, Airbnb). A team of data experts at TechCrunch tested this theory by researching startups that raised first-time funding in the past six months from accelerators in North America with a standout record for backing startups that go on to secure much higher valuations.

Founders Flash: Dealing With Negatives in a Pitch

No matter how strong the startup, every business goes through tough times it would prefer to forget. So when it’s time to sell the business – or pitch it to investors – you should be upfront about any potential skeletons in the company’s past.

Founders Flash: Lessons From Funding During an Unpredictable Market

If you were seeking venture capital funding in the fourth quarter of 2016, CEO and tech entrepreneur Mark Woodward feels your pain. When his company began Series D funding in September, Woodward couldn’t predict that the market would drop and that funding would drop 30 percent.

Founders Flash: Creating A Great Investor Pitch Deck

Founders and startup leaders have insanely busy schedules, and – despite the best efforts to prevent it – even the most important projects can get lost in the shuffle.

Final Days to Apply for Startup World Cup

Think your startup has what it takes to compete against other emerging companies that are shaking up the business world for $1 million in investment?

Founders Flash: 2017 Predictions From Venture Capitalists

With 2016 now officially in the rear-view mirror, entrepreneurs and startup leaders have focused their attention on the new year. This week, technology-news publication GeekWire questioned five Seattle-area venture capitalists on their predictions for trends and forecasts for 2017.

Founders Alert: Be Aware of Minimum Sales Conditions When Raising Capital

Fundraising is difficult work and founders work tirelessly to remove barriers to investment. Founders may view a minimum sales condition to closing – a condition that the company will not close its round of funding until it receives a threshold investment amount – as a way to encourage and reassure potential investors.