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Compassionate Capitalist Coffee Break – Who Invests in Ideas?

August 11th, 2016 · No Comments

Entrepreneurs often struggle raising seed capital because they subconsciously limit their expectation of who invests at the idea stage to rich friends and family. In this series of short videos, Karen Rands explains the types of investors and how to find them and engage them to invest in a company at seed stage, when the entrepreneurs […]

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Tags: Compassionate Capitalist Coffee Break · Entrepreneurs Seeking Capital Corner · Just Ask Karen!

Entrepreneurs can be Penny Wise & Pound Foolish

December 9th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Entrepreneurs’ ignorance in raising capital can be fixed unless they are a SLOTH. Companies are getting funded in this market—the ones that “get it”. The 3 things entrepreneurs do to be SLOTHS

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Tags: Entrepreneur Biz-Buzz · Entrepreneurs Seeking Capital Corner

Karen Rands 2010 Kickoff of the Compassionate Capitalist Radio Show!

January 17th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Karen Rands will kick of the Compassionate Capitalist Radio Show for 2010 with an overview of industry predictions regarding sourcing of early stage business capital for innovative start up companies and emerging growth companies. This is the dawn of a new decade and there seems to be a lot of optimism regarding the rebounding of […]

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Alternative sources of Early Stage Capital for Entrepreneurs

July 27th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Karen Rands interviews Financial Guru, Joe Donovan of Cape Securities about Alternative Ways to Secure Early Stage Capital for high potential companies. This show will benefit both Entrepreneurs and Investors because often times an investor wants to invest in a company but doesn’t have the liquidity to make the investment. We’ll explore options accredited angel […]

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John Hobbs reveals “The Secrets of Successful Inventors”

July 10th, 2009 · 24 Comments

Author/inventor John R Hobbs reveals the “missing secrets” all inventors need to know so they become successful! Karen Rands, the compassionate capitalist, talks with John Hobbs, inventor and founder of Athelete’s Oasis, about his new book, “The Secret of Successful Inventors”.

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Tags: Entrepreneur Biz-Buzz

Do You Have a Better Idea? Invention Guru Jim Debetta

July 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Podcast discussion wehre Karen brings her insight into how to attract angel investors to raise early stage capital and what motivates business angels to invest in early stage companies to the conversation. Jim brings his extensive experience in helping inventors commercialize their projects to provide great insight to entrepreneurs and inventors. The show ends with Q&A from the listening audience.

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Tags: Entrepreneur Biz-Buzz · Entrepreneurs Seeking Capital Corner · Podcasts

10 Tools for Entrepreneurs BootStrapping their way to Success

May 29th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Bootstrapping is critical to the success of a startup and early stage companies. Here are 10 tools that can help a company survive a tight economic time until they can raise their early stage capital and find angel investors to invest.

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Tags: Current Financing Trends · In The News

Where to find Early Stage Capital for your business

May 27th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Karen Rands’ Compassionate Capitalism radio show for entrepreneurs and investors returns to interview a special guest: Tony Erwin of Skyrocket Financial. Tony is an active member of the angel investor community in Atlanta having found fortune from his role in technology IPO and garnered success from sophisticated stock market investments. Now he helps growing companies […]

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Tags: Current Financing Trends