Raising Entrepreneurial Capital guides the reader through the stages of successfully financing a business. The book proceeds from a basic level of business knowledge, assuming that the reader understands simple financial statements, has selected a specific business, and knows how to write a business plan. It provides a broad summary of the subjects that people typically research, such as qHow should your company position itself to attract private equity investment?q and qWhat steps can you take to improve your company's marketability?q Much has changed since the book was first published, and this second edition places effects of the global recession in the context of entrepreneurship, including the debt vs. equity decision, the options available to smaller businesses, and the considerations that lead to rapid growth, including venture capital, IPOs, angels, and incubators. Unlike other books of the genre, Raising Entrepreneurial Capital includes several chapters on worldwide variations in forms and availability of pre-seed capital, incubators, and the business plans they create, with case studies from Europe, Latin America, and the Pacific Rim. Combines solid theory with a practitioner's experience and insights Case studies illustrate theory throughout the book Updated to reflect the realities of the global economic recessionProliferation will be driven by this fundamentally viral technology in conjunction with a ahub and spokea sales strategy. ... Below is our revenue forecast by category: ($ in 000s) 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Critical Positions to Be Filled Vice ... 85, 851 120, 452 Total revenue 730 12, 243 35, 928 110, 199 177, 584 Appendix 4.1 Sample Business Plan Template and the nature of the raw material input, as well.
|Title||:||Raising Entrepreneurial Capital|
|Author||:||John B. Vinturella, Suzanne M. Erickson|
|Publisher||:||Newnes - 2013-01-16|