Posts Tagged investment

Social Security in Colombia: A headache

Social Security in Colombia: A headache

Generally, in this blog, I try to talk about subjects that are widely understood from any corner of the world, because fortunately we have readers in every continent. However today I want to share with our readers a subject that I know that entrepreneurs in Colombia will

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Understanding the Entrepreneur’s wage

Understanding the Entrepreneur’s wage

When we decide to start a new business one of our greatest worries is obtaining the capital we need for the company. This is why we are going to have to search for different funding sources such as money from banks, venture capital, money from friends and

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Successful Entrepreneur Business Models: Open English

Successful Entrepreneur Business Models: Open English

Even though in this blog we have written about many entrepreneur subjects, which include among others, methodologies, tools and advices, we have not written about successful entrepreneurial stories. These successful cases are interesting but not because they must be our models, because each entrepreneurial project is different,

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What does an entrepreneur has to face? (part 3)

What does an entrepreneur has to face? (part 3)

In this series of articles, I am writing about the difficulties a businessman faces in the entrepreneurship path. Before you continue reading this post I invite you to read the firs two posts where I mention the difficulty to acquire financial resources and the new roles an

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How much money should you ask your investors for?

How much money should you ask your investors for?

When we have a business idea and we want it to become an actual business, we have to define many things in our business plan: Which is the product or service we are going to sell, the business model, the value chain, the market size, the operations

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The order affects the outcome: First traction then investment

The order affects the outcome: First traction then investment

Some days ago I was watching my news feed on Facebook when I saw a phrase from Juan Diego Calle, Founder and CEO of dotCo: “Worry more about getting traction for your business and less about raising money. If you get traction, you’ll raise money. It’s not

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