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6 Famous Entrepreneurs Who Show How Your Personal Brand Powers Deal Flow…

Your personal brand is your calling card for attracting like-minded people who will believe in your message. Whether you are a freelancer, startup or you just received your first round of financing, the effort you put into your personal brand directly affects how others perceive the value of your business. ...

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Avoid These Financing Mistakes That Kill Business Valuations…

Having a well-financed business that doesn’t rely on bad sources of debt goes a long way to making a company attractive to buyers and ensuring that it fetches an attractive valuation. But, the choices that produce a good balance sheet don’t happen overnight; it takes years of preparation to ensure ...

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The $10 Billion Club: Meet the 7 Most Valuable Startups in the U.S….

Over the past several years, we’ve seen a rise in private companies valued at more than a billion dollars — the so-called “unicorns.” But when too many startups became unicorns, a new class of startups emerged: “decacorns,” companies valued at more than $10 billion. These are the Ubers and Airbnbs of the ...

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Is Your Business Approaching 409A Valuations the Right Way?…

Nonqualified deferred compensation can be a confusing legal and financial topic for your company. As described by IRS section 409A, this is compensation that workers earn in one year, but that is paid in a future year. Related: 5 Tips to Getting an Accurate Valuation And planning for it is ...

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Apple Becomes First Company Worth More Than $800 Billion…

Reader Resource Apply now to be an Entrepreneur 360™ company. Let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » This week, Apple was valued at more than $800 billion. It marked the first time that the company’s market capitalization ever reached that figure, breaking its own record from ...

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Amazon, Now Worth 2 Walmarts, Is Donating Half of Its New Building to a Homeless Shelter…

Reader Resource Apply now to be an Entrepreneur 360™ company. Let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » This week marks Amazon’s 20th anniversary as a public company, and the ecommerce giant has something to celebrate. Before the market opened on Monday, Amazon was valued at $459 ...

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Why Not Knowing Your Business's Worth Could Cost You Millions…

“What’s your business worth?” is a difficult question to answer, especially for small businesses. In fact, according to a 2014 IBISWorld report on “Business Valuation Firms in the U.S.,” 98 percent of business owners don’t know the value of their company; those that do tend to be large companies that have the finances ...

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Square to Price Shares for IPO Today…

Mobile payments company Square Inc is set to price shares for its initial public offering late Wednesday in what is expected to be a harbinger for how other highly valued tech companies are received in their public debuts. San Francisco-based Square, run by Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, is ...

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As Ad Business Struggles, Investors Question Snapchat's $16 Billion Valuation…

Snapchat, maker of a free mobile app that lets users send videos and messages that disappear in seconds, is struggling to gain traction with advertisers, fuelling investor concern that its $16 billion valuation isn’t justified by a business that hasn’t yet shown it has a steady source of income. Even ...

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Business-for-Sale Market Ready to Expand…

Based on my own observations from more than two decades in the field of business brokerage and mergers and acquisitions, many small businesses that survived the economic downtown are now seeing renewed strength in their top-line revenues, and solid or growing bottom-lines. In fact, the bottom-line cash flow for a ...

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