Fundraising

Founders Forward Newsletter — August 20th, 2020

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We are excited to announce Visible Connect, our investor database. Visible Connect is an open, free database for early stage founders to find the right investors for their fundraising efforts. Give it a try below:

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In our most recent blog post we share how and why we decided to build Visible Connect.

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In a post on the High Alpha Blog we explain how you can treat your “fundraising funnel” like a traditional B2B sales funnel.

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Fundraising

Jason Lemkin, Founder of SaaStr, explains why you can slow down your fundraising process once you have “more demand than supply.”

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Aaron Dinin, professor at Duke, uses a personal story to explain why investors will never back a founder who does not tell the truth during the pitching process.

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The team at a16z helps founders define the factors that are used to value their company.

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Company Culture

Joanne Wilson, angel investor, shares her take on how work and start-up management will change after the dust settles from COVID-19 and the economic state.

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David Cummings, Founder of Atlanta Tech Village, explains why leaders need to, “start thinking in systems and stop thinking in goals.”

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Dave Girouard, CEO of Upstart, discusses why “the fastest company in any market will win” and how startups can improve decision making.

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