Categories for Small Business

employee equity

Guest Blog #2: Employee Equity Need-to-Knows, by James Johnson

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What You May Need to Know Before Granting Employees Equity If you’ve decided to grant your employees or other workers or service providers—such as independent contractors, attorneys, accountants, or advisors—with equity compensation or incentives, you’ll need to make several decisions about what kind of equity you want to give, and take several steps to put… Continue Reading
pr pitch

How To Pitch A Reporter In 3 Easy Steps

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Last month we gave you 5 Things to do TODAY to get your startup in the news with tips on where to find story leads and creating your elite press calendar.  Next, with the help of Torch Communications, a specialized communications firm at Workbar that helps innovative companies tell their stories, we’ll identify how to… Continue Reading
business plan

Distilling Your Business Plan Into A VC Pitch

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Last month at Workbar, Jeremy Halpern (@startupboston) joined us for our bi-weekly Lunch & Learn series with a presentation on thinking, planning, testing, and re-thinking the approach to business plans.  Jeremy helps early stage entrepreneurs with early stage investment and gets the opportunity to work with business owners and entrepreneurs daily.  In a given year,… Continue Reading