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4 Takeaways From Our Webinar with Scott Dorsey

Leading under the current circumstances is an audition to lead for the coming years. Being able to step up as a leader amid the COVID-19 pandemic is an opportunity to…

Webinar: Leadership & Fundraising During Uncertain Times

Leading under the current circumstances is an audition to lead for the coming years. Being able to step up as a leader amid the COVID-19 pandemic is an opportunity to…

Mike’s Note #13 — It is easier to change your preferred airline than it is your cap table

Seth Godin wrote “beware of experience asymmetry.” Reading his post, I thought about the time I got my first mortgage. I remember thinking, Am I getting a good rate? How…

Investor NPS: How likely are you to refer your current lead investor to fellow founders?

Last week, our CEO surveyed founders asking them, “How likely are you to refer your current lead investor(s) to fellow founders?” in his weekly note. The results from the survey are…

Mike’s Note #11 — A Matchmaking Experience

I’ve found the best advice typically comes from someone with relevant experience. When asked for advice I try operating this way, sharing a story or experience rather than my mere…

Leaders Have Been Taking Communication Seriously

Naturally, communicating when times are tough is intimidating. No one likes to share what is potentially bad news. However, when times are tough it is more important than ever for…

The (Remote) Water Cooler

As many companies are transitioning to remote work for the first time it is normal to feel overwhelmed. Getting used to the social norms of working from home can be odd for…

When is it Time to Hit Pause?

A lot can happen in a short amount of time. Just 4 weeks ago, restaurants were full, basketball was being played, and many startup conferences were still a go. For…

Mike’s Note #9 — Acting in Bad Faith

Have you ever dealt with someone acting in bad faith? How did you handle it? This week I believe a partner of Visible’s is acting in bad faith. Nothing illegal…

What SaaS Companies are Saying About Communication

Follow @visiblevc Our friends at Baremetrics are putting together quotes, resources, and tips for SaaS companies as they handle the current circumstances. They are covering everything from performance and growth estimates to…