'Crowd funding' your business to success

March 8, 2011 4:03:20 AM PST
There are many new resources for small business owners to utilize through social media. One concept is called "crowd funding."

It is when you make a pitch on Twitter or Facebook to raise money for your idea.

Tory Johnson, CEO of Women for Hire, recommends the following websites that will walk you through the process - IndieGoGo.com, KickStarter.com and RocketHub.com.

To learn more, you can attend Tory's Spark and Hustle conference at Columbia University on March 10-12.

For more information on the conference, visit SparkandHustle.com.