Tag Archives: Investment
6 September 2016 - 3:08 pm Become a Venture Capital Investor while at University
For students with investment ambitions, Venture Capital can seem like an inaccessible career. Associate positions for recent graduates are rare, making it difficult to gain real work experience in the field.
For students intent on startup life, insight into the minds of VC investors is like the Holy Grail. It’s something that literally can’t be experienced until you start the fundraising experience in your own startup. And then you learn the hard way. Continue reading “Become a Venture Capital Investor while at University” »
16 July 2014 - 10:54 am Money, money, money
Like most of us, start-ups always need more money. Whether that’s to invest back into the business to build its internal structures or to create brand awareness through advertising and marketing, start-ups tend to have a tough time making enough money to finance these ventures. So what’s out there for new companies? I went to two interesting workshops hosted by USE last week to find out a bit more of what was on offer to the fledgling start-ups of this world. Continue reading “Money, money, money” »
2 July 2014 - 1:54 pm Raising Capital and Going Global: Live Blog
Hey people! We have a great event planned for tonight. Still a few tickets left, but if you’re not in Sheffield and want to keep up with the action, then bookmark this page! We’ll be updating it during the event with goings on and key quotes from the speakers. Be back for 5pm. Continue reading “Raising Capital and Going Global: Live Blog” »