Success Story: Bulu Box Raises $550K Using LivePlan


Founders: Paul + Stephanie Jarrett Start Date: February 2012 What is Bulu Box? Bulu Box is a fun and easy way for people to discover vitamins, nutrition or other health products. You just sign-up for a monthly or annual subscription, … Continue reading

Seattle Entrepreneurs Save The Date: Free Workshop March 7 at Surf Incubator

Ten Tips Delivering Investor Ready Pitch

Calling all Pacific Northwest entrepreneurs to save the date. On March 7, Palo Alto Software’s Caroline Cummings (VP of Marketing, pitch master, and former co-founder of two technology companies) will present a free workshop “Ten Tips: How to Deliver an … Continue reading

LivePlan Customer Interview: From having a baby to getting Baby Town funded

Ocean Zhang owner of Baby Town and user of LivePlan management software

The next LivePlan customer we’d like to feature is Ocean Zhang, who is co-founder, alongside his wife, of Baby Town. Zhang, a former biochemist, was inspired to launch an expansive, one-stop shop with high-end specialty products for expecting moms, babies, … Continue reading

Webinar Series: “LivePlan Pitch Demo: New Lean Planning Tool”


If you missed the demo of the LivePlan Pitch – our newest lean planning tool – we shared via webinar you can watch it below. You get to see how quick and easy it is to build a one-page infographic … Continue reading

The Lean Way to Pitch Your Business on a Single Page: Palo Alto Software Announces New Pitch Feature in LivePlan


Eugene, OR | Palo Alto Software, makers of the world’s #1 online business planning software, LivePlan, is excited to announce it’s newest Pitch feature. With the LivePlan Pitch, entrepreneurs and business owners can quickly build a one-page infographic that visually presents their business … Continue reading

Funding your company for growth

You are already writing your business plan. Once written you will not only have a great tool for managing your company, but also for getting the funding you need to grow your business. Whether you’re running a small home-based business, … Continue reading

How to deliver a powerful 10 minute investor pitch

This post was originally published on I know what it’s like to pitch to investors – both angels and venture capitalists. I’ve raised close to $1 million from angel investors for my previous technology start-ups. Sometimes you only get … Continue reading