5 Most Common Mistakes Investors Make

Investment is studying the market trends carefully and yet not depending too much on past records of a particular stock that is showing up returns too good to last long. Investors make mistakes in not...


The Dating Game: Preparing Your Investor Pitch

Maybe you’re still immersed in the dating scene. Perhaps you haven’t ventured into that realm for more than 20 years. Either way, if you’re getting ready to pitch investors on your company, you ...


5 Reasons You Should Not Save Your Money

  Saving money is counterproductive. While it’s true that you need to save some money, as repugnant as the idea may be, saving for an emergency, an unforeseen calamity and to create a nest egg for ...


Education Is Good, But What Kind?

Education is good. It is good in a different way and for different purposes than you might have thought. College is necessary. It is needed for the advancement of technology, humanity, and to make sur...


Investability of a Startup: Interview with BoxGroup’s David Tisch

David Tisch’s entrepreneurial journey started like many children’s – buying and selling baseball cards.  Setting up a table at trade shows turned into selling cards online in the late 90’s. ...


A Complete Guide to Organizing your Finances Like a BOSS

The first thing I thought when I graduated from college last month, was YES.  FINALLY. The second, and more pertinent thought I had was how am I going to pay my debt and begin to save money? I know I...


What I Learned From Raising a Series A

Recently, we announced a $5 million Series A round of financing. We started raising this round and talking to investors in late fall of last year. As you can probably imagine, going through this proc...


The 3 Best Reasons to Become an Angel Investor

We’re in a startup culture right now. Any kid who can code has a potential five-year path to the land of billionaires, and it’s become dull and commonplace (but still impressive) to meet yet anoth...


Entrepreneurs: Start Asking the Tough Questions

For months we’ve been saying it at Under30CEO.  “Why don’t these startups ever get asked the tough questions?…Why doesn’t anyone have the heart to tell them their business is setup to f...