This is a condensed version of an article by OnDeck. Reprinted with permission. By Ty Kiisel Many small business owners leverage their personal credit in the early years of starting a business, but as quickly as is possible, it’s better for a business to start building business credit. Here’
This is a condensed version of an article by OnDeck. Reprinted with permission. By Ty Kiisel Before you get a small business loan, there some important questions you need to ask — 3 to ask yourself and 5 to ask your potential lender. Ask Yourself: What do I need the loan
Meet Kirk: co-founder, CEO, entrepreneur, avoider of spotlights but we made him do this anyway. 1. What brought you to create Wave? There are actually a couple of answers to this. The first answer is all about the specific domain. I’m like most small business owners — in my earlier
Meet Ghazaleh: Product Designer. Designer of experience and experimenter of design, with a kick. 1. What brought you to Wave? In my professional life as a designer over the past decade, I have worked and freelanced for numerous startups and technology companies. I’ve also experienced being a full-time entrepreneur
Meet Ross: Account Executive. Sports Enthusiast. World Traveler. Drinks soda water to fit in. 1. What brought you to Wave? How do you combine sales, finance, and the experience of a tech start-up? Answer: Wave. I knew I was looking for a smaller company with high growth potential that I
Meet Megan: Customer Support Lead. Bringer of soup and sarcasm. 1. What brought you to Wave? I had a friend working in another local start-up and the work culture I saw there was exactly what I was looking for; When I found the listing for a Customer Support Hero for
Meet Dan: Director, Ops Engineering. Conductor of the DevOps movement. Persistent CBC listener and urban cyclist. Windows enthusiast. Writer of artisanal release emails. 1. What brought you to Wave? I joined Wave fresh out of a career in professional politics, applying as a kid with heart, drive, and little concrete
Meet Brian: Information Security Officer. Fan of dogs, motorcycles, gardening, and wine — in no particular order. 1. What brought you to Wave? There was a point in my life where I wanted some job stability, so I decided to work somewhere pretty corporate. REGRET. Wave came along and saved me.
Meet Zuza: Product Manager. Professional problem solver. Amateur globetrotter. Charcuterie board enthusiast. Nature lover. 1. What brought you to Wave? Wave is the exact opposite of my previous job. I came from a corporate setting where office politics and stagnancy ruled the day. At Wave, individuality and contribution is encouraged.