Before equity crowdfunding came along, venture capital (angel investors and private equity) were pretty much the only option for early-stage companies to go to when they needed cash. There are many advantages to using a public equity crowdfunding raise versus venture capital.
We all know crowdsourcing works - but rarely does it work so well as was the case with Space Poop. So what made it different? HeroX took a long look at this challenge. What we learned might just help other crowdsourcing projects enjoy a little bit of that same “magic.”
If the average attention span begins to wane after about 5 minutes of listening, learning how to communicate your messages in roughly 2-minute comments can create a mutually beneficial learning experience, improving the attention and retention of all people involved. It’s a win-win, here's how!
HeroX shines a spotlight on the pioneers of Innovation, Crowdsourcing, the Future of Work and more, bringing you the People, Insights and Information that will make YOU the expert on powering up your Innovation Strategy with Crowd Platforms. Hear from Jeremy Gutsche, Dave Messinger, Epi Ludvik...
We were able to work with HeroX to draft challenge guidelines, promote the challenge to a targeted audience of interested parties, and ultimately draw a crowd of innovators from across the globe to submit proposals to address our challenge. We were quite satisfied with the number and diversity of both individuals and proposals that the challenge drew.