Venture Capital 101: A Guide For Founders

Josh Krissansen 16 May 2022 | Fundraising

Last year, more than 17,000 startups received funding from a venture capitalist, amounting to just under $330 billion in investment. That’s a staggering amount of money; even…

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Venture Capital 101: A Guide For Founders

Last year, more than 17,000 startups received funding from a venture capitalist, amounting to just under $330 billion in investment. That’s a…
Josh Krissansen
16 May 2022 | Fundraising

Venture Debt 101: A Guide For Founders

Most startup founders know a thing or two about venture capital, but what about VC’s little brother, venture debt? Venture debt is…
Josh Krissansen
9 May 2022 | Fundraising

Equity vs. Debt Financing: What’s Best For Your Startup?

Aside from bootstrapping, equity financing and debt financing are the two primary avenues for startup founders to raise cash and scale their…
Josh Krissansen
2 May 2022 | Fundraising

Debt Financing 101: A Guide For Founders

Without cash in the bank, your startup has zero chances of surviving long term. In fact, one of the leading reasons startups…
Josh Krissansen
25 April 2022 | Fundraising

Equity Financing 101: A Guide For Founders

Building a startup is exciting. From initial conception through to designing a go-to-market plan, right through the dozen or so pivots you…
Josh Krissansen
18 April 2022 | Fundraising

You Got Funded, Now What?

Getting funded is an important milestone that’s worth celebrating. However, getting funded isn’t a finish line, it’s a beginning. The steps you…
Dominique Jackson
5 January 2022 | Fundraising

10 Tips for Networking With Investors

By and large, the majority of hugely successful ventures are companies that were successful in raising funding from VCs or angel investors.…
Josh Krissansen
20 December 2021 | Fundraising

How to Write Investor Emails That Get a Response

As a startup founder, how many emails do you get every month? 200? 500? 1,000? Things are getting pretty hard to manage…
Josh Krissansen
13 December 2021 | Fundraising

How to Create a Pitch Deck Investors Want to See

If there’s one thing I’ve learned from “VC Twitter”, it’s that a lot of founders struggle to create great pitch decks. After…
Dominique Jackson
6 December 2021 | Fundraising

How to Build Your Investor Pipeline (+ Free Template)

Partnering with your cofounder, landing your first customer, officially going to market; There are many milestones in a founder’s journey. Perhaps one…
Josh Krissansen
22 November 2021 | Fundraising

How to Pitch Investors: 14 Tips to Get Your Startup Funded

So, you’ve landed yourself a spot to sit down (or stand up) with an investor and pitch them your startup idea. Congrats!…
Josh Krissansen
15 November 2021 | Fundraising

How to Raise Pre-Seed Funding: A Guide for Founders

Founding and growing a company is filled with exciting, daunting, motivating, challenging, and, at times, anxiety-inducing experiences. One such experience that ticks…
Josh Krissansen
8 November 2021 | Fundraising

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