14 Articles on Raising Your First Round of Funding

Raising anything is difficult — a barn, children, a round of funding for your startup. And it’s also tough, if not impossible, to raise anything by yourself. You need to form a team, family, or community (or all three) in order to properly raise something or someone, and utilize every tool at your disposal.

To help give you a starting point when looking into raising the first round of funding for your startup, I’ve compiled a list of some of the best articles I’ve found on raising your seed round of investment from investors.

Pre-Fundraising

Preparing Your Pitch

General Tips

Guides

Closing The Deal

Want to add an article to the list or need more help than what you can get from an article? Email me at Michael@ConsultStraza.com.

I didn’t add any of my own articles to the list, but this is a topic I’m passionate about. If interested, take a look at a couple of my most recent articles on raising funds for your startup:

Michael Straza is passionate about helping small businesses thrive. A graduate of Illinois State University’s College of Business, majoring in economics, Straza is a seasoned entrepreneur, startup investor, and business management specialist based out of Bloomington/Normal, Illinois. Connect with Michael on Twitter, LinkedIn, and email at Michael@ConsultStraza.com.