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How to Choose a Legal Structure For Your Business

Learn how to choose which legal structure is best suited for your business.

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Business Resources for Black Founders

This resource guide is geared toward helping Black founders find the tools they need to better navigate the startup ecosystem.

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Business Resources for Black Founders

This resource guide is geared toward helping Black founders find the tools they need to better navigate the startup ecosystem.

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7 Startup Marketing Ideas Under $1,000

Learn how to launch great marketing campaigns for your startup, even when you’re on a budget.

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How to Craft an Elevator Pitch

Learn how to give the perfect pitch for your business and yourself in 90 seconds or less.

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How to Craft an Elevator Pitch

Learn how to give the perfect pitch for your business and yourself in 90 seconds or less.

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Mental Health Tools and Resources for Entrepreneurs

A collection of our top articles, videos, podcasts, and other tools to help founders tackle their mental health challenges.

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Female Founders: Tools and Resources

A collection of our top articles, videos, podcasts, worksheets, and other tools to help our network of Female Founders.

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Female Founders: Tools and Resources

A collection of our top articles, videos, podcasts, worksheets, and other tools to help our network of Female Founders.

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Customer Discovery: Tools and Resources

A collection of our top articles, videos, podcasts, worksheets, and other tools to help get you started with Customer Discovery

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Ask a Founder: Customer Discovery

Improve your customer discovery process with these helpful tips from our network of entrepreneurs.

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Ask a Founder: Customer Discovery

Improve your customer discovery process with these helpful tips from our network of entrepreneurs.

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Creating a Strong Sales Funnel: Shane Smith, Salefish

Answering the question, “How do I establish good sales funnel to get a strong sales process running?” with Shane Smith of Salefish

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Nailing Your Customer Acquisition Strategy: Jody Haneke, Haneke Design

Answering the question, “What can we do to build our customer acquisition strategy?” with Jody Haneke of Haneke Design.

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Nailing Your Customer Acquisition Strategy: Jody Haneke, Haneke Design

Answering the question, “What can we do to build our customer acquisition strategy?” with Jody Haneke of Haneke Design.

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Navigating Bureaucratic Sales Structures to Reach the Right People: Joy Randels, Citizinvestor

Answering, “How do you navigate bureaucratic structures to reach the right people?” with Joy Randels of Citizinvestor.

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Finding the Right Problem to Solve With Your Business: Joy Randels, Citizinvestor

Answering, “How do I find a problem I’m passionate about to solve for my next business?” with Joy Randels of Citizinvestor.

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Finding the Right Problem to Solve With Your Business: Joy Randels, Citizinvestor

Answering, “How do I find a problem I’m passionate about to solve for my next business?” with Joy Randels of Citizinvestor.

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Maintaining Strategic Partnerships While Scaling: John Moorhead, Nelnet

Answering,  “How do I manage strategic partnerships and hiring to scale business development?” with John Moorhead of Nelnet.

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Using Financial Forecasting in Scaling Your Business: Michael Araten, K’NEX Brands

Answering, “How do I manage finances to know how to scale in different channels?” with Michael Araten of K’NEX Brands.

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Using Financial Forecasting in Scaling Your Business: Michael Araten, K’NEX Brands

Answering, “How do I manage finances to know how to scale in different channels?” with Michael Araten of K’NEX Brands.

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How to Manage Cash Flow During Product Development: Mike Delazzer, Founder of RedBox

Answering, “How can I manage cash flow during the product development phase?” with RedBox CEO, Mike Delazzer.

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Improving Repeatable Sales While Setting A Company Up for Scale: Kevin Harrington (As Seen on TV and ABC’s Shark Tank)

Answering, “How do I improve repeat sales while setting my company up to scale?” with Kevin Harrington of As Seen on TV.

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Improving Repeatable Sales While Setting A Company Up for Scale: Kevin Harrington (As Seen on TV and ABC’s Shark Tank)

Answering, “How do I improve repeat sales while setting my company up to scale?” with Kevin Harrington of As Seen on TV.

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Where Should I Begin With International Manufacturing and Distribution? With RedBox Founder Mike DeLazzer

Answering the question, “”How do you approach international manufacturing?” with RedBox Founder and CEO, Mike Delazzer.

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2016 Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Jackie Wu, Corvus Robotics

We spoke with Jackie Wu of the 2016 Future Founders Fellowship to hear about his learning experience with Future Founders.

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2016 Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Jackie Wu, Corvus Robotics

We spoke with Jackie Wu of the 2016 Future Founders Fellowship to hear about his learning experience with Future Founders.

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Video: Using The Experience Model Matrix to Delight Customers

Vinesh Kannan, founder of Omnipointment and 2017 Fellow, gives an overview of the Experience Model Matrix.

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Taking Advantage of Failure: How to Make the Most of Startup Setbacks

At the end of the day, failure of any scale or magnitude becomes a metric and driver for your own personal leadership.

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Taking Advantage of Failure: How to Make the Most of Startup Setbacks

At the end of the day, failure of any scale or magnitude becomes a metric and driver for your own personal leadership.

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Do I Need to Register My Business?

One of the most important but confusing parts of launching a company is officially registering as a business.

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How Do I Come Up With A Business Idea?

Coming up with the right idea can take quite some time, but startups have a name for it: ideation.

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How Do I Come Up With A Business Idea?

Coming up with the right idea can take quite some time, but startups have a name for it: ideation.

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Do I Need a Co-Founder?

You have a business idea. Do you really need a co-founder to make it successful?

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Do I Really Need a Patent? 3 Cautionary Things to Know About Intellectual Property

Patents can be confusing, yet they offer one of the only methods of formal protection for an idea.

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Do I Really Need a Patent? 3 Cautionary Things to Know About Intellectual Property

Patents can be confusing, yet they offer one of the only methods of formal protection for an idea.

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2015 Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Tom Iwema, IKG Property Maintenance

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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How to Build a Product that People Will Actually Buy

The journey of an entrepreneur is plagued with self doubt.  Am I making the right decision? Do I have the right team?

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How to Build a Product that People Will Actually Buy

The journey of an entrepreneur is plagued with self doubt.  Am I making the right decision? Do I have the right team?

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2015 Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Ryan Hesslau, foreverU

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Kevin Roemer (Brandless Group)

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Kevin Roemer (Brandless Group)

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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The 5 Traits of a Future Founders Fellow

One of the most common questions we receive is: “What makes a good candidate for the Fellowship?”

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Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Liliana Leon (Winefolded)

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Liliana Leon (Winefolded)

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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Future Founders Spotlight: Josh Doering, U.Pitch 2015 Winner

We sat down with Josh Doering, the co-founder of Seed Slide and the winner of U.Pitch 2015.

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3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding has become the norm for startups seeking to introduce a product to a market without much prior startup capital.

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3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding has become the norm for startups seeking to introduce a product to a market without much prior startup capital.

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Future Founders Fellowship Spotlight: Kaeya Majmundar (KAEYOS, Inc.)

We sat down with different members of the 2015 Fellowship to hear about their Future Founders experience.

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Top 6 Sites to Learn to Code for Free

With the help of FEMcoders, we listed our top 6 sites where you learn any number of programming languages.

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Top 6 Sites to Learn to Code for Free

With the help of FEMcoders, we listed our top 6 sites where you learn any number of programming languages.

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How to Write a Professional Email

Your emails are a virtual representation of you. Sometimes, they can be the first impression someone has of you.

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Is Nobody Buying What You’re Selling? This Might Be Why.

If you find yourself struggling to gain traction with your flashy new product, this might be the reason why.

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Is Nobody Buying What You’re Selling? This Might Be Why.

If you find yourself struggling to gain traction with your flashy new product, this might be the reason why.

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Why You Should Stop Asking for NDAs When Pitching Your Idea

It’s finally time to pitch it to some friends, advisors or even investors. What should you do?

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5 Questions to Expect When Pitching Your Idea to Investors

We have compiled the top five questions asked by judges at our own successful entrepreneurial competition.

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5 Questions to Expect When Pitching Your Idea to Investors

We have compiled the top five questions asked by judges at our own successful entrepreneurial competition.

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Build a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign in 5 Steps

5 steps to help you build a successful crowdfunding campaign as an early entrepreneur.

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Sourcing 101: Where Do You Begin?

Finding a factory, budgeting, and planning what you need are big steps in your sourcing process.

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Sourcing 101: Where Do You Begin?

Finding a factory, budgeting, and planning what you need are big steps in your sourcing process.

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How to Read a Convertible Debt Term Sheet

As an entrepreneur raising capital, you have many options on what type of round to pursue.

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How to Get an Angel Investment

To succeed at building relationships with angel groups and getting them to invest, you have to understand how they work.

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How to Get an Angel Investment

To succeed at building relationships with angel groups and getting them to invest, you have to understand how they work.

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Pitching Lessons from Applying to Shark Tank

How did applying for Shark Tank make the Packback team members better pitchers?

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Entrepreneurs on Campus: Revenue Model Tips from the College Founders of VitaFive

Two students at Texas Christian University are launching the next best thing to happen to vitamins.

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Entrepreneurs on Campus: Revenue Model Tips from the College Founders of VitaFive

Two students at Texas Christian University are launching the next best thing to happen to vitamins.

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7 Essential Entrepreneurial Resources to Build Your Startup

So much of succeeding in the entrepreneurial ecosystem is constantly learning from others who’ve been there before.

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How to Maximize Your Internship While Building Your Startup

Here are 10 ways to maximize your internship as you’re building your startup.

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How to Maximize Your Internship While Building Your Startup

Here are 10 ways to maximize your internship as you’re building your startup.

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Advice From a Shark Tank Alum

“You are not an entrepreneur” is what one Shark told then 20-year-old inventor Kaeya Majmundar.

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How to Measure Valuation

As an early-stage entrepreneur, one of the first things you learn is that the valuation of your company is important.

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How to Measure Valuation

As an early-stage entrepreneur, one of the first things you learn is that the valuation of your company is important.

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Why You Don’t Need to Be a Unicorn

Understanding investors’ perspectives on risk will provide insights into how they make investments.

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4 Ways to Achieve Work/Life/School Balance as a Student Entrepreneur

Time is a valuable and precious commodity and as a student entrepreneur with a busy schedule.

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4 Ways to Achieve Work/Life/School Balance as a Student Entrepreneur

Time is a valuable and precious commodity and as a student entrepreneur with a busy schedule.

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The Top 5 Ways to Secure Sponsors for Your Event

Follow these 5 rules and you’ll be sure to have a rocking event in no time.

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How a UChicago Student-Run Startup Raised Funding

In an article from ChicagoInno, Founders Fellow Jason Li talks about UProspie, his college campus tours app.

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How a UChicago Student-Run Startup Raised Funding

In an article from ChicagoInno, Founders Fellow Jason Li talks about UProspie, his college campus tours app.

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