Startup Breakthroughs: From ‘Oh Shit’ To IPO

Startup Breakthroughs: From ‘Oh Shit’ To IPO

Every startup founder knows that moment where it feels like it’s all hitting the fan. As George Northup shows, it’s all about how you handle those ‘oh shit’ moments that can be your startup’s big breakthrough. Join Our Newsletter Stay up...
Mentor Moment – How To Better Connect with Investors

Mentor Moment – How To Better Connect with Investors

As you probably already know, in a typical year an early stage VC investor will read through over a thousand pitch decks, have hundreds of meetings with founders and make anywhere from 2 to 20 investments depending on whether it’s an Angel, Seed or Series A...
Providing Social Proof: Emailing a Tech Journalist

Providing Social Proof: Emailing a Tech Journalist

Pitch emails are your shot at getting in front of a tech journalist. Conrad Egusa, CEO of Publicize, talks through how to provide social proof so that a journalist can see that you and your company are worth writing about. Join Our Newsletter Stay up to date on all...
Understanding How VC Firms Work: The Gatekeeper

Understanding How VC Firms Work: The Gatekeeper

Gone is the ratio of the 80s where you had small amounts of entrepreneurs vying for the attention of VC firms. Nowadays, competition is stiff and it’s important to know how VC firms operate so you can better work their process. Randy Adams, serial entrepreneur...
3 Components of a Successful Product

3 Components of a Successful Product

A successful startup product is so much more than the product itself. Scott Kupor, Managing Partner at Andreessen Horowitz, talks through the three necessary components he looks for in startups and entrepreneurs to create a successful product. Join Our Newsletter Stay...