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Founders Forward Newsletter — May 7th, 2020

Want to receive the Founders Forward in the future? Subscribe to the newsletter here. Fundraising [Webinar Recording] The First-Time Founder’s Guide to Fundraising with Lolita Taub Our CEO, Mike, and Lolita Taub discussed all things…

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Fundraising

Our CEO, Mike, and Lolita Taub discussed all things fundraising amid COVID-19 in our webinar yesterday. If you weren’t able to attend, we’ve got you covered. Below is the page with the webinar recording, plus links to all of the resources we shared during the webinar.

Tomasz Tunguz, VC at Redpoint Ventures, studies recent venture data to understand how COVID is impacting the fundraising environment.

 

Jason Lemkin, Founder of SaaStr, shares 5 points to explain what is happening in venture capital right now.


Leadership

Fred Wilson, Founder of Union Square Ventures, shares what it likes to watch leaders grow and what he looks for in a true leader.

 

Elad Gil, Founder of Mixer Labs, explains how leaders should think about balancing “offensive” and “defensive” decisions given the current circumstances.

 

Steve Blank, the developer of the customer development method, shares how sheltering in place can be an opportunity to reflect and change.


Remote Work

Nicole Miller of Buffer lays out how they hold all hands meetings drawing on their years of being a remote company.

 

Seth Godin, business author, offers an idea to help companies adjust their communication as they work remote.

 

This week on the Founders Forward Blog we share our guide covering our learnings and lessons from 5 years of working remote.

We search the web for the best tips to attract, engage and close investors, then deliver them to thousands of inboxes every week. Want in?

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