See and learn a new word or phrase each week that is used in the startup world. Word of the Week is continuously updated and is becoming a glossary of entrepreneurship that will help you comprehend the business terminology.

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May 13, 2020 in WoW, WoW

Bridge Loan

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Bridge Loan /brij/ /lōn/ n.A bridge loan is a short-term loan used until a person or company secures permanent financing or removes an existing obligation.…
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B Corporation

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU B Corporation /biː ˌkɔː(r)pəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/   Certified B corporations can be…
Envolve Global
March 22, 2019
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B2B

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU B2B /bē to͞o bē/ n.   Also known as Business-to-Business, B2B refers to a model that focuses on selling products and services to other companies. B2B companies offer the raw materials, parts or services companies need to boost profits, from manufacturing industries to retail environments. Read more in the…
Maria Anagnostopoulos
March 14, 2019
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Bootstrapping

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Bootstrapping /ˈbuːtstrapING/ v.   The act of starting and building a company through personal finances, little capital, sweat equity or the operating revenues of the new company. In comparison with financing through…
Maria Anagnostopoulos
March 14, 2019
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Due Diligence

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Due Diligence /d(y)o͞o/ ˈdiləjəns/ n.   Refers to research and analysis of a company or organization done in preparation for a business transaction (such as a corporate merger, purchase of securities,or angel investment) Read more in the article…
Maria Anagnostopoulos
March 14, 2019
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Microloan

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Microloan /mī-krō-ˈlōn/n. A very small, short-term loan with a low-interest…
Envolve Global
June 26, 2019
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Monetization

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Monetization /mä-​nə-​tə-​ˈzā-​shən  n.   The process of turning a non-revenue generating…
Maria Anagnostopoulos
March 19, 2019
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Overhead

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Overhead /ˌōvərˈhed/n. Overhead expenses refer to the ongoing expenses of…
Envolve US
July 18, 2019
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Sharing Economy

Word of the Week #EnvolveEDU Sharing Economies /shairing ih-kon-uh-mee/n. Also known as access economy, peer-to-peer (P2P) economy,…
Envolve Global
June 3, 2019

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