Tim Berry Recent Blog Posts

For my recent blog posts, I post first on my main blog Planning Startups Stories at timberry.bplans.com. These are reposted from that blog. Lately I also post often on Quora.

How to Pitch a Startup Idea by Email.
How to pitch a startup idea by email? I scoffed a bit when I saw the question, on Quora. Nobody invests in ideas, I mumbled …
What? Founders with Kids?
The question surprised me: “Is it a red flag for a founder to have a child while a startup is still in an early age?” …
What Makes a Successful Pitch
No, it’s not really the format, the pictures, or the design … although those help. Ugly, confused, or disjointed is never an advantage. But what …
Horror Story of Small Business Fraud
If you’re a business owner, and especially if you’re in the expert business, you should know this small business fraud story. It involves a very …
The Best Place to Start Your Business …
… is where you are. Sure, there are exceptions. Maybe you’re young, and have no roots. Or maybe you just want to move to somewhere …
Where Can I Sell My Business Ideas?
I get it. What a nice dream … just sell the business idea, and let somebody else take the risk, find the money, and do …