Bootstrapping a business to growth and profitability can be a viable alternative to the more commonly accepted wisdom of sourcing outside investors. So don’t let a lack of startup capital via outside investment discourage you from launching. For inspiration on becoming a self funded start-up, here are 9 examples of highly successful businesses that bootstrapped their way to 7 figures plus.
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The 7 Day Startup Challenge can be used to launch any project, goal or challenge, not just if you’re looking to start up a new business. In this article I’ll take you through some ways you can participate in the next Challenge, which commences on 12 July.
If you are looking at crowdfunding for business, there are a few things you’ll need to consider if you want to hit your target. We hit our goal with Black Hops on day one, but there were still things we could have done better.
A common question for new startups is how to go about establishing trust on your website when you’re starting from scratch. The following article addresses elements you can incorporate into your startup website design to add proof and ensure you give yourself the best chance of building new customer trust and loyalty.
In January 2016 I ran the very first 7 Day Startup Challenge. The idea was to do 7 days with 1 session per day on Blab and get people to launch an idea by the end. I had originally planned to have 200 people sign up to take part. The purpose of doing the challenge …
Chris Sacca is known as the world’s most successful startup angel investor. With early investments in companies like Twitter, Uber, Instagram & Kickstarter, his fund is on its way to become the most successful VC fund of all time, returning somewhere around 250X. He’s also a bit of a podcast guest rockstar. His episode on This Week In …