The financing process can be long, hard and not the right path for most businesses. However, if you have the right strategy coupled with the right capital and partner, an amazing growth business could be the storybook outcome.
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At some point in your life as an entrepreneur, you’ll need a business plan. In fact, any time you need to raise outside funding, you’ll need to present a plan for investors or lenders.
Expect to take multiple meetings before landing an investor. As a founder, you have to treat the fundraising process much like the sales process.
Raising money for a boutique startup fund was new for me. Here are four lessons that can make fundraising less challenging.
Venture capital funding is an elusive beast. So, here’s a look at 5 sure-fire ways to prime the pump and attract VC funding.
Don’t overlook the value of venture debt. As the markets assume a more volatile backdrop we expect the role of venture debt will only grow.
On a stress index of 1-10, being hunted, caught, and mauled by a nine-headed hydra is a 9.9. Bootstrapping your startup is a 13.
It can be tempting to skip the term sheet and simply have your lawyer prepare the investment documents.
For context, my co-founder dropped out of college, and I’m from inner-city New York.
Communities build entrepreneurs and VilCap Communities, leveraging the investing power of Village Capital, a D.C.-based venture firm, aim to better enable communities across the country to support entrepreneurs solving the world’s biggest challenges.