This week’s articles discuss the importance of separating personal and business finances, provide creative ways to fund a business, consider why selling your company won’t buy you happiness, and discuss the traits that investors look for in entrepreneurs.
A Common Personal Finance Mistake New ‘Treps Make – Catherine Clifford, Entrepreneur
One of the biggest mistakes new entrepreneurs make is not keeping their personal and business finances separate.
5 Creative Ways to Raise Money (Without Giving up Equity) – Carlos Solorio, Under30CEO
The founder of a custom menswear company that raised $60,000 over 3 months without giving up a single share lists the best ways to fund your business without giving up equity.
Selling Your Company Won’t Make You Happy – Jessica Stillman, Inc.
A veteran of two acquisitions offers a reality check for fellow founders, reminding them they shouldn’t be in the start-up game just for the payout.
Startup Investor Whitney Johnson Helps You Answer The Question “Are You A True Entrepreneur?” – Kathy Caprino, Forbes
A leading investor discusses the top seven traits found in successful entrepreneurs.
This post was authored by Founders Workbench.