Venture capital

You have an idea. Now it’s time to turn it into a brilliant and beautiful product. In this course, you’ll learn specialized tactics to study your user, create testable wireframes, and transform them into fully functioning features and products.


November 1st, 2015

Angel Investors and VCs ask all kinds of questions. As a founder or a CEO what makes sense not to tell this types of investors and for what reason? Is... More

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Stephanie Pia Corporate Marketing at South Mill Mushroom Sales / Kaolin Mushroom Farms

September 1st, 2016

Many VCs find it a turn off when you hit them with an NDA. I wonder if they are a waste of time during the initial phases of fundraising. More

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Shubham Shukla Engineer at KCG Holdings, Inc.

February 23rd, 2015

We are a pre-revenue start-up and are actively seeking investments to take our prototype to the next level. From my research, I hear that VCs expect... More

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John Anderson

December 10th, 2013

I've seen a few companies willing to invest somewhere in the neighborhood of 150k for a stake in the company. This would provide... More

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August 17th, 2015

Hi, all. We're a startup using machine learning to improve a particular space in e-commerce. We have a VC who seems genuinely interested in... More

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Ryan Weldon Founder/CEO at Breakable

June 6th, 2016

I'm advising a friend who is raising a seed round and she just found out she is expecting.  Her current plan is not to tell potential investors.  I've... More

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August 3rd, 2015

I saw the question about investors to stay away from and it got me thinking, who are the investors that are female-friendly? Not looking for any negative... More

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March 12th, 2015

Recently I was told by an Entrepreneur / VC / EC that he wouldn't sign our NDA, after our discussion regarding products, services... More

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Zac Kline

October 14th, 2014

Does anyone have a solid example of a VC deck for a sales raise that you are willing to share?

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Stan SF Manager

February 5th, 2014

Hello all,I was presented with an opportunity to present our product/pitch to a few VCs/investors around May.  In preparation for this - I'd like... More

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