Finance For Entrepreneurs: How to Crowd Fund

Learn how to launch a successful crowdfunding campaign using proven techniques in 30 days.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

Want to crowd fund a million dollars fast? Learn how SMART entrepreneurs raise capital FAST using crowdfunding platforms.


Lili Balfour has advised over 100 companies, who have gone on to raise over $200 million from investors around the world. She is the author of Master the Finance Game, a Wall Street Journal Guest Mentor, a contributor at Fox Business News, a blogger for The Huffington Post, a guest contributor for HuffPost Live, and a guest lecturer at UC Berkeley.


How to Crowd Fund a Million Dollars is a concise guide to quickly launching an effective million dollar campaign. This course pulls from research conducted on successful campaigns and first hand experience.

Learn how entrepreneurs exceeded funding goals by 300% to 1,000%.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic computer skills

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a contact list full of influencers who believe in your vision
  • Develop relationships with key media contacts who will help you promote your campaign and your business
  • Execute a campaign that will bring in the most amount of money in the smallest amount of time.

What is the target audience?

  • Any entrepreneur who wants to bring non-dilutive capital to their venture.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Contact List: It's all about who you know

Create your list of bloggers quickly using a simple scraper and Google docs

Section 1
1 question
Section 2: Messaging: Storytelling at its best

The art of perfecting your message. Review top funded projects for Kickstarter and Indiegogo in external resources.

Section 2
1 question
Section 3: Campaign Management: It's a marathon, not a sprint
How to Keep Your Campaign Momentum Going
Section 3
1 question
Section 4: Resources to Create the Optimal Campaign

We use to scrap data and create our contact list.

Financial Budget
Video Production
Graphic Designers
Virtual Assistants
Section 4
1 question
Section 5: How to Crowd Fund a Million Dollars - Spreecast Session
LIve Broadcast

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Instructor Biography

Finance for Entrepreneurs, Join our global community of over 10,000 entrepreneurs.

Finance for Entrepreneurs ( was created by Lili Balfour, founder of Atelier Advisors and author of Master the Finance Game.

To date, she has served over 10,000 entrepreneurs, from Silicon Valley to Dubai, via online courses and in-person workshops, from SF Hacker News to American Express CEO BootCamp. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fox Business News, and Forbes.

Lili spent over 15 years in investment banking (technology and healthcare) and investment management before creating Atelier Advisors, a firm that provides strategic and financial advisory services to early-stage companies. To date, she has helped over 100 early-stage companies raise over $200 million.

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