Tag Archives: EquityTouch

Venture Capitalist Divided by Gender: Metrics v. Vision

It is a difficult situation for entrepreneurs when approaching venture capitalists for funding. The ability to pitch a business idea to a venture capitalist can be daunting because the outcome generally can be determined by the validity of your business idea. At the 16th Annual Venture Capital Conference , discrepancies …

Dodd Frank: On the Books

We are all familiar with the Dodd-Frank Act, but regardless of our opinions on it one thing is clear: it’s going to happen. It represents the most comprehensive financial reform measures taken since the Great Depression, and with such a massive reform comes massive changes. Specifically, in the way your …

LinkedIn to Outlook to EquityTouch

Want to save time during the work day? Who doesn’t?  Do you find yourself wasting time copying and pasting, or typing in people’s information to create contacts? Thanks to the LinkedIn grab tool, those days of manually typing in information are over. It instantly creates new Outlook contacts without copying, …

Debunking the Myths of CRM

There’s a lot of talk going around on whether or not CRMs really work for businesses and how to get the kind of results the “experts” say are possible.1 If you ask me, it’s really about how you look at CRMs: if you take the backseat approach and give in …

Raising the Bar for Business CRM Solutions: Ready-to-Run Reports

At Touch Ahead Software, we’ve raised the bar for business solutions by creating a powerful CRM software solution, EquityTouch, which helps businesses stay organized, leading to a better business process and measurable results. Keeping business contacts and relationships organized through Intelligent Relationship Management and having that information at your fingertips …

The CRM Strategy

CRM (Customer Relationship Management) has been a buzzword for almost two decades now, ever since it popped up on the scene when Tom Siebel coined the phrase in 1993.1 Since then, it’s become a somewhat infamous business tool – and by that, I mean that many feel the software didn’t …

Getting to Know Touch Ahead: Cathie Briggette, Marketing Director

If you’ve been keeping up with the Touch Ahead employee bios, it may not come as a surprise to you that our Marketing Director Cathie Briggette has the ability to look at a computer and instantly get how it works (it’s a common theme amongst our employees). What’s different about …

Raising the Bar for Business CRM Solutions: Intelligent Relationship Management

In this series of posts, we’re discussing how EquityTouch’s unique features place it ahead of the competition, making our CRM software the ultimate business solution for the alternative asset community. In our first post, we focused on the Simple Customization feature; this week, we’ll take a look at EquityTouch’s Parent/Child …

Deal Sourcing: Stay One Touch Ahead With CRMs

A recent report by the Private Equity Growth Capital Council stated that private equity firms in Massachusetts invested more than $6 billion in Mass-based companies in 2010, ranking number six in terms of deal value1. That money was invested in 57 companies – an average of $105+ million to each …

Raising the Bar for Business CRM Solutions: Simple Customization

If you own or run a business, you know how important it is to manage the relationships you have with your business’s different stakeholder-groups (internal, external, etc.), and to ensure that no relationships turn sour because you failed to maintain them well. So, how exactly does one manage their business …