Stand Out From The Crowd: Tomasz Tunguz, Partner at Redpoint, offers insights into innovation and pricing strategy for SaaS startups. Lindel Eakman explains why employee turnover matters for institutional investors. Melody Koh, on NextView’s Better Everyday blog, examines how to successfully hire new members for your analytics & data science team. Hunter Walk, Partner at […]
Lindel Eakman dives into a history of venture capital fund manager evaluations and compiles the (first?) LP Anti-Portfolio. Eze Vidra of VC Cafe analyzes VC deal-sourcing strategies and “How Venture Capital Funds Leverage AI and Big Data”. Hunter Walk leans on his experience at Homebrew and points out the importance of keeping your portfolio page […]
So you want to be a VC? David Teten provides a thorough overview of what it takes to start your own venture capital fund. Samir Kaji of First Republic Bank offers up advice on how to write a great Micro-VC fundraising deck.
Jacob Wilder, on the PitchBook Blog, talks about what LPs need to know about the relationship between valuations, deal sizes and the speed of VC capital calls. You can code from anywhere but VC investments are still highly location dependent. Semil Shah of Lightspeed discusses what it means to invest outside of the Bay Area, […]
VCs raising a fund: Samir Kaji argues that you should do as much diligence on your investors as they do on you. He lists nine questions to ask your LPs before you take their money. Jeff Bussgang, general partner at Flybridge Capital Partners, is amazed how quickly the science of token-based fundraising has evolved and […]