Accessing the capital necessary to launch and grow your business is one of the most difficult tasks facing entrepreneurs. There are many different types of financing for entrepreneurs to consider, from Angel financing, to venture capital, and debt capital.
Intellectual property is a key consideration in day-to-day business decisions. However, many entrepreneurs are not aware of the intellectual property system or the protection it can provide for their inventions, brands, and designs.
Successful businesses make a concerted effort to gain extensive knowledge about their customers and competitors. Conducting accurate and effective market research is a key component to developing a top notch marketing plan focused on meeting your customers' needs.
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The DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar (ETL) is a weekly seminar series on entrepreneurship, co-sponsored by BASES (a student entrepreneurship group), Stanford Technology Ventures Program, and the Department of Management Science and Engineering. http://ecorner.stanford.edu/podcasts.html