A Startup Story: Awesome, Investor Pitch, a Real Startup Story, Sleepless Nights. Nobody Talks of Entrepreneurship as Survival, but That's Exactly What It Is ~ Anita Roddick
$47.3 Billion Dollars | $1.33 Billion Dollars | $2.7 Billion Dollars
70,000 Tech Startups | 600,000 Startups | 90% of All Startups Fail
99.95% Not Funded | 90% of All Startups Fail
Seeking Investment as Lifeline. Starting Very Late. Limited Network.
Entitlement Mentality: Nobody Talks of Entrepreneurship as Survival, but That's Exactly What It Is ~ Anita Roddick
Start Early, Network, Give Value
Strategy: Bad or Nonexistent
Reality: Where You Are Now! Vision: Where You’re Heading Action: How You’ll Get There
It’s Almost Always Harder to Raise Capital Than You Thought It Would Be, and It Always Takes Longer. so Plan for That ~ Richard Harroch
Company Strategy | Investment Strategy | Plan A, B and Z
Treating Investors as Investors: Do They Invest in Innovation! They Invest in Disruption! They Invest in Vision!
Persistence, Persistence, Persistence. I'm Surprised How Few Entrepreneurs Follow up ~ Mark Suster
Solve Their Problem Help Them Win Give Them Great Value/Return
How to Build a Successful Startup?!
“a Startup Is a Series of Experiments Designed to Search for a Repeatable and Scalable Business Model.” ~ Launch Academy
Avoid Expensive Failures Fail Faster, Fail Better, Fail Forward.
The Lean Startup: Learn, Build, Data, Code, Ideas, Measure
Make the Leap!
3-Step Action Plan to Unleash the Entrepreneur in You!