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Using the AIDA Marketing Model for Equity Crowdfunding Success

4 Ways to Win Over Crowdfunding Investors Equity crowdfunding is a very competitive game. The key to victory is to market your campaign and win the attention of the crowd. This critical element of equity crowdfunding may be difficult for some

Posted in Capital Formation, Chicago Startups, crowdfunding, equity crowdfunding law, funding, funding how-to, Intrastate Crowdfunding, Uncategorized

Startup Advice for Millennial Entrepreneurs

Advice and Insights from Successful Entrepreneurs If you’re between the ages of 18-33 and considering entrepreneurship, put away your cell phone, put down your tablet and listen up. Becoming your own boss and chasing your dream is every disgruntled 20-something’s

Posted in Chicago Startups, Crowdfunding Advice, Entrepreneurs, Start-ups, Uncategorized

The City of Big Startups:  Part 3

Today’s Featured Company: Advanced Security Group Parents are naturally protective of their children. From baby-proofing the house to putting training wheels on their child’s bike, they want to control or eliminate the risk of injury. When children participate in sports, this

Posted in Chicago Startups, Entrepreneurs, Equity Crowdfunding, Start-ups

The City of Big Startups: Part 2

Today’s Featured Company: DrinkFly Have you ever opened the fridge and felt the overwhelming disappointment of only having one beer left? How about hosting a wine party and the stock is draining faster than expected but you can’t make a

Posted in Chicago Startups, funding, Start-ups

The City of Big Startups: A Blog Series on Chicago Startups

Today’s Featured Company: GoReturnMe There is no doubt that Chicago’s startup scene is on fire. Once referred to as a “flyover city” for all the coastal venture capitalists, O’Hare and Midway are now destinations for many of the big firms. The world

Posted in Chicago Startups, funding, Start-ups
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