Imagine an investment approach where you can fund an early stage company and not have to worry about – or wait for – a blockbuster IPO or acquisition many years out before realizing a return on your invested capital. Angel […]

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Innovation may begin with an entrepreneur’s great idea, but the same innovative spirit must be applied to how that idea is transformed into action. We all know this business climate is one of the toughest since the Great Depression. Most […]

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Peer mentoring can be a valuable ongoing activity even for early stage, pre-revenue and pre-profit companies. What is peer mentoring? We’re not talking about unstructured group discussions, online forums or classroom settings.  These can be helpful, too,  but peer mentoring is different […]

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ActSeed is excited to partner with Step-Up Venture University! Step-Up Venture University (Step-Up VU) is a non-profit organization dedicated to global innovation through business education. Established in 2009 by Henry Shterenberg, a successful entrepreneur and adjunct professor at Bentley University, […]

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“You can tell a story in a sentence; you can tell a story in a paragraph; and you can tell a story in a 20-minute pitch. Startups need to do all three.”                                   – from “Pitching Hacks” introduction I’ll try […]

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