Category: Suggested Reading from Superman
A few years ago, we realized that most investors were doing something they weren’t even aware of when they were evaluating companies. They have a mental framework that lets them judge a startup based on a core group of predictors for risk and success that we call the “Ladder of Proof.” for more details For more details, click here
Dilution effect the multiples on an early stage VC’s returns. This is important to understand as a VC and as a startup seeking VC investment. For more details, click here
Uber’s business model is leaving many investors worried and may be the company’s biggest downfall. Click here for further detail.
Consumers are reacting to marketing and advertising differently in today’s market. In the attached article, RhythmOne has broken down the market to help display what they believe is working best. Full Article
Sarah Guo of Greylock Venture Capital breaks down how to successfully pitch your startup to investors. Link to full article
Planet of the Apps is a unique spin-off of ABC’s Shark Tank. The show displays a unique way in which start-ups try to gain funding from Venture Capital Firms. This is Apple’s 1st original series to compete with companies like Netflix, Amazon, and HBO. For the full review, please see the attached link: Planet of the Apps
There is no one size fits all approach for a startup to gain funding and achieve growth. In today’s market, startups require diverse business models to grow their company and achieve long term success. The attached article, explains problems many startups face and a mindset entrepreneurs can benefit from. Optimove Blog