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On September 17, 2018 I paused new posts and podcasts to see if a big startup idea is worth pursuing. I will be pursuing that full time, so this blog is formally discontinued. The idea is curing the inability to sing on...

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Valuation [video]

Valuation of early stage, pre-revenue, high potential companies is very tricky. It’s also mysterious for many entrepreneurs, as well as for those well-versed with classic MBA techniques for valuing much larger...

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Debt Term

Term

In the context of a loan the term is the time over which the loan must be repaid. For example, equipment loans might have a term ranging from 3 to 15 years depending on how long the equipment is useful and other factors...

Debt Term

Alternative finance

If regulated banks and capital markets (“Wall Street”) provide mainstream financing to businesses and individuals, everything else is “alternative finance.” Historically this has included such things as factoring...

Equity Term

Common (stock or shares)

When a new North American corporation is formed its founders almost always have common stock. Elsewhere similar shares of stock might be called “ordinary shares” or “voting shares.” It is a security that gives the owner...

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