Eeyore would never make it running a startup. It takes an off-the-charts level of optimism to get up every morning and try to make something out of nothing. Having said… Read more
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The number one job of a startup CEO is making sure the company never runs out of money. From time to time, I have heard CEOs of startups express frustration… Read more
What investors are looking for in a company If you are looking for capital for your company, be aware. There are red flags that can cause an investor to put… Read more
The process of raising capital is straightforward, but not easy. Successfully raising capital requires a high degree of focus and a significant commitment of time from company founders and key management.
“Venture Deals” from Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson will walk you through how to evaluate different funding resources.
The preparation for the perfect investor pitch begins long before you are invited to present.
You may have heard some experts say that a startup entrepreneur doesn’t need a business plan to start a company. That’s just not so. A well-thought-out and well-written business plan… Read more
Practical advice from an angel investor As an angel investor and fund manager, over the last 25 years, I’ve been in the audience of more business plan presentations that I… Read more
Understanding capital investment options early is key to business planning When you are starting a business, raising capital may be the first thing you think about, but it’s not the… Read more
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