It’s your EQUITY – manage it wisely…

As a founder equity tends to be one of the most cherished assets at your startup.  For many of us, it is ONE of the drivers of entrepreneurship – to own our businesses and have a shot at real wealth creation (wealth is different than rich – you can get rich in corporate America).  I’ve … Continue reading

Startup Delta Force…

I’ve been mulling over a new series* of posts that I’ve been wanting to create for sometime.  Lately I find myself now very crisply focusing on the issue of STRATEGY.  I love strategy – not in the McKinsey sort of way (all though I have tons of respect for those guys), but in a real-time … Continue reading

Deal on ‘Deal Flow’…

Great post on a blog, Seeing Both Sides, I just discovered (thanks to my friend Graeme’s twitter feed). The post, VCs and Deal Flow: Seeing Everything, Doing (Nearly) Nothing, gives the low down on how VCs manage deal flow. This is great for anyone new to the process. I always remind people that VCs are … Continue reading

Seed funding your startup

Raising capital is no small task.  I am currently involved in 3 different raises (which I strangely enjoy) and am experiencing it all first hand.  Here are good ways to fund you ‘next big thing’.  I particularly like the consulting route ; ) 13 Seed Funding Options For Entrepreneurs – ReadWriteWeb Blogged with the Flock … Continue reading

Angels & VCs

Interesting post by my friend Graeme… good story on the money