Our 7 Favorite Quotes from the Founders Forward Podcast in 2020

In 2020 we launched the Founders Forward Podcast. The goal of the podcast is to enable founders to learn from their peers and leaders that have been there before. Over…

What We Learned From Don Brown About Starting 6 Companies (and Successfully Exiting 3)

On episode 9 of the Founders Forward Podcast we welcome Don Brown, Founder and CEO of LifeOmic. Prior to starting LifeOmic, Don started 6 companies with his first being acquired…

[Webinar] Essential Frameworks for Scaling an Organization with Your Team in Mind

Startups are in a constant competition for two resources — capital and talent. Building a system to properly scale while maintaining your company culture is vital to a startup’s success.…

Exploring VCs by Check Size

In searching for your investor, every VC seems to have different stipulations and ranges for their check sizes. Many firms will initially write smaller checks to their first-time investments and…

How This Founder Used SEO to Help Grow Revenue From $100k to $100M

On episode 8 of the Founders Forward Podcast we interview Nate Turner, Co-Founder of Ten Speed. Ten Speed helps “companies accelerate funnel growth by quickly growing traffic to existing content.”…

Venture Capitalists Investing in Texas

San Francisco and NYC hold the largest amount and value of venture investing across the US. However, with a plethora of urban areas, Texas is continuing to offer venture funding…

How to Raise Crowdfunding with Cheryl Campos of Republic

On episode 7 of the Founders Forward Podcast we welcome Cheryl Campos, Head of Venture Growth and Partnerships at Republic. Republic is a crowdfunding platform for startups. It allows founders…

What this Founder Learned From Going Through Y Combinator 3 Times

On episode 6 of the Founders Forward Podcast we welcome Yin Wu, CEO and Founder of Pulley. Pulley is a cap table platform for hyper-growth startups. Pulley is the third…

How to Get Started with Product Led Growth Featuring Kyle Poyar of OpenView

On episode 5 of the Founders Forward Podcast we welcome Kyle Poyar, VP of Growth at OpenView Ventures. OpenView Ventures is an expansion stage venture firm with an extreme focus…

10 Venture Capitalists Investing in Cannabis

The cannabis industry has taken off over the last few years as legalization sweeps across US states. Since 2011 venture capital investment in the cannabis space has gone from a…

Founders resources

How to Easily Achieve Product-Market Fit

Learn what product-market fit really means, how to achieve it and how to measure it effectively.

Seed Funding for Startups: A 101 Guide

This seed funding guide for startups will help you get started with this funding round. Learn when and how to raise seed funding.

Employee Stock Options Guide for Startups

This guide for startups has everything you need to know about stock options for your employees. Learn what’s best for your business and more.