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.
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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.
In the risk-driven business world, both, financial management and fundraising can prove to be challenging for a startup. These tips can help you get a good grip on your finances and ensure your fundraising experience is a smooth one.