TheFunded.com Open Letter
Posted by Gopal Kamath on 2012-06-28
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Video of the Week
'Do Not Swim Upstream to Find Revenue' by George Deeb - In this talk from the Chicago Founder Institute, George discusses business planning, revenue modeling and financial projections, in a conservative and credible way that should help startups attract investors. He provides high level guidance on: (i) how to make money; (ii) how to build a financial model; (iii) how to scale expenses; (iv) how to attract investors; and (v) how to set key metrics for ongoing success.
Great Discussions on TheFunded:
How Many Investors are Too Many? [Both Sides of the Table]
The 7 Ways Dropbox Hacked Growth to Become a $4B Company [KISSmetrics]
11th Founder Showcase
Date/Location:July 25, 2012: San Francisco, CA
Description: The Founder Showcase is a quarterly startup pitch and networking event that gathers over 300 top technology CEOs, investors, and seed-stage companies in Silicon Valley to hear talks from leading CEOs, and help launch a promising startup to greatness. The 11th Founder Showcase is scheduled for Wednesday, July 25th at the Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus. Guests will be treated to an entertaining Pitch Competition featuring 8 promising seed-stage companies, as well as talks by Aaron Levie, Co-Founder & CEO of Box, Hiten Shah, CEO of KISSmetrics, and Kevin Rose, Founder of Digg and Venture Partner at Google Ventures.
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