Questions From A Seedrs Investor: Part 2

LindseyGrossman

In part two of this two part special, we rejoin the founder and CEO of Firef.ly with one of his investors. Lindsey Grossman works within the Small Business Group at Intuit, and she recently invested in Firef.ly via the crowdfunding platform Seedrs. If you missed part one, it's definitely worth a … [Read more...]

Questions From A Seedrs Investor: Part 1

LindseyGrossman

In part one of a two part special, we're pairing up the founder and CEO of Firef.ly with one of his investors. Lindsey Grossman works within the Small Business Group at Intuit, and she recently invested in Firef.ly via the crowdfunding platform Seedrs. Although already an acquaintance of … [Read more...]

Firef.ly: Raising Investment On Seedrs

Chad

In this episode we're joined by the founder and CEO of Firef.ly, Chad Cribbins. This is just one part of a few episodes and it focuses on the top line learnings Chad picked up after using crowdfunding platform Seedrs to raise investment for his startup.   Chad feels that the UK is … [Read more...]

The Top 14 Startup & Entrepreneur posts of 2014

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As we come to the end of the year, it's time to look back at the variety of entrepreneurs we've been lucky enough to have on Breaking Biz and summarise the best content from 2014! Do you think we missed someone out unfairly? Let us know! The most downloaded episodes of 2014 'How to Succeed … [Read more...]

Startup Investing: Relationships vs Money

Lucas Carlson founded the startup AppFog which was acquired by CenturyLink in 2013. AppFog has signed up more than 100,000 developers, raised nearly $10M in venture funding and has become an industry leading Platform-as-a-Service. Below are a few words from Lucas on startup investing which … [Read more...]

Startup investing: Why I invested in Planned Departure

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As our social, financial and legal lives become more digital, there's a very real problem with the deceased and their loved ones becoming the victims of online identity theft.   Planned Departure are a very interesting startup looking to solve this particular pain point in the market … [Read more...]

What I learned raising $10M from angels and VCs

In this episode we welcome back Lucas Carlson to talk about what he's learned when it comes to pitching for investment, including insight into the 'investor mindset' and tips for those seeking investment. Here's a link to all the startup investors we've interviewed on the show so … [Read more...]

How to become a startup investor from your living room

Mark Hepburn has now invested in 5 startup companies, including Loyal Zoo (loyalty app) and Humble Grape (small wine merchant). But how can he do this alongside his full time job? The answer is Seedrs, the crowdfunding platform allowing anyone to discover and invest in great startups. In … [Read more...]