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Three Surprising Tips for Finding a Profitable Startup

When evaluating a start-up for a potential investment, you might be tempted to focus on the company’s product, or its competition. And certainly, those are important factors to consider. But as we’ve learned over the years, other factors are far more likely to influence the company’s outcome — and in…

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$24 Billion Opportunity on this “Dead Stock”

“Maybe it’s your bony elbows,” said my wife. She was busy throwing out a bunch of my sweaters, just like she does every fall. You see, after a year or two of wear, holes emerge in the elbows of my sweaters. And as my wife has suggested, the likely culprit…

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Invest Alongside the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s “Science and Technology Directorate” (S&T) Group recently developed something new: A robotic arm that could defuse a bomb. Here’s what it looks like: S&T had some help… It developed the arm with two groups that have experience in this area: Israel’s Ministry of Public…

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Could This Man be “The Next Elon Musk”?

My wife’s family is from a small town on the coast of Maine called Brunswick. We visit every summer and I always look forward to it… We spend time with her family, walk around historic areas filled with shops that haven’t changed for generations — and most importantly, we eat the…

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Amazon (AMZN) Trading for $1.50!?

Imagine being able to hop into a time machine and head back to 1996, the dawn of the Internet. You’d be able to pick up Apple stock when it was trading at just $0.25 a share… Or shares of Amazon when it was trading at just $1.50 a share. That…

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13 Reasons Now’s the Time to Invest in Startups

When it comes to investing, timing is everything. But in 2022, timing’s been awful. War, record inflation, an impending recession — for most investors, things couldn’t get much worse. So why is legendary investor Bill Gurley saying now’s a great time to invest in startups? Let’s take a look… An $8…

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R.I.P. Silicon Valley (1956 – 2022)

Ever since 1956, when Shockley Transistor Corporation set up shop in Mountain View, California, Silicon Valley has been the epicenter of early-stage tech startups… And in turn, the epicenter for ultra-profitable tech startup investments. Thousands of companies have launched in this tiny corner of the U.S. — and many of…

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I've never seen returns like this before (10,868x profit)...

They say you should invest in what you know and love. “Well,” you might say, “I know and love food. Does that count?” Funny you should ask… Foods & Beverages as Start-Up Investments Food & Beverage products can make great investments. For example: Not so long ago, Naked Juice was a…

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A $5 Billion “Harvest”

Could you ever have imagined there’d come a day when you couldn’t afford the basics? Things like bread, milk, and cheese? That’s the reality many people are facing right now, even in a country as great and as wealthy as the United States of America. And if we follow the…

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