Startup & Fundraising

A startup company is a newly formed business with particular momentum behind it based on perceived demand for its product or service.

A startup company is a newly formed business with particular momentum behind it based on perceived demand for its product or service. The intention of a startup is to grow rapidly as a result of offering something that addresses a particular market gap. Fundraising or fund raising is the process of gathering voluntary contributions of money or other resources, by requesting donation from individuals, businesses, charitable foundations, or governmental agencies.

Startup
Fundraising
  • Keep an eye on campaigns by big brandse
  • Win those startup competitions
  • Reach out for University funds
  • Negotiate an advance from a customer
  • Get the office equipment financed
  • Apply the pay to work policy
  • Barter your services for office help
  • Crowdfunding
  • Test your business idea on social media
  • Create interesting content
  • Start as a side-project
  • Get funding as your birthday gift
  • Cut down on luxuries
  • Sell that additional stuff
  • Self Employment Assistance
  • Online lending
Software Technology
Startup
  • Success - or at least some money
  • Preference shares
  • Earn-outs
  • You will learn a ton
  • Ask for some local help
  • Peer-to-peer lending
  • Government funding
  • Retirement funds