Resources for Founders

Resources and guides to help move founders forward. Explore our popular topics below:

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Introducing Decks — Manage Your Raise From Deck to Check

The pitch deck is the core marketing asset that jumpstarts any fundraising effort. It acts as the catalyst for connection, conversation, and relationship building.  We talked to hundreds of founders,…

Investor Updates

This Week in Board Management — December 9th, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

This Week in Investor Relations — December 2nd, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

[Webinar] How Your Board Can be a Secret Weapon with Matt Blumberg

“Leading a world-class board is one of the single most important things startup CEOs can do to help their businesses thrive and become industry leaders.” — Matt Blumberg, CEO of…

Fundraising

16 Direct to Consumer (D2C) VC Investors You Need to Know

D2C brands have disrupted the retail industry and proven success by offering products at a lower price through eliminating the middleman- as well as offering customers an experience and superior…

This Week in Fundraising — January 20th, 2022

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

How to Write a Business Plan For Your Startup

While a business plan might feel like a dying practice for startups there are countless benefits of building out and thinking through a plan. A startup business plan can be…

Leadership

This Week in Leadership — January 6th, 2022

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

3 Ways to Better Support Your Portfolio Companies

We surveyed founders in our community and asked, “How likely are you to refer your current lead investor(s) to fellow founders?” (AKA — NPS score). The results were shocking with…

This Week in Founder Stories — December 2nd, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

Metrics and Data

This Week in Sales & Marketing — December 16th, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

This Week in Growth — December 9th, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

This Week in Data & Metrics — November 25th, 2021

The following were featured in the Visible Weekly — our weekly newsletter. We search the web for the best tips to help founders move forward, then deliver them to thousands…

Product Updates

Introducing Decks — Manage Your Raise From Deck to Check

The pitch deck is the core marketing asset that jumpstarts any fundraising effort. It acts as the catalyst for connection, conversation, and relationship building.  We talked to hundreds of founders,…

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Unlock Your SaaS Metrics with Visible & ProfitWell

Keeping tabs on your SaaS metrics, like subscription growth, MRR movements, churn rates, etc., is vital to continued growth and improvement. We are excited to announce our direct integration with…

Automate Your Fundraise with Zapier

Fundraising is a full-time job for startups. It’s a process most founders are running 24/7/365. The fundraising lifecycle typically has two parts: Actively Raising: Founders are actively raising new capital for…