Some entrepreneurs wear their battle scars proudly.
Not ashamed by any means. It’s just not a topic I’ve been racing to the studio to record.
Because as a mentor, there’s a responsibility I carry to be transparent about my biggest f*uck ups in the hope that someone smart will heed my warnings and save themselves the months of frustration (or millions of dollars) that I lost because of my own strategic blindspots. Read More
So this week I shot a quick video on the 5 strategies to help you raise your round quickly.
Research Investors for Fit
Your Product is Your Pitch Deck
Running The Process
Sprinting Across The Close
I share a story of my first investor call, how crazy our expectations were regarding our valuation, and how we recovered from that failed conversation.
If you’re feeling scared, overwhelmed or confused, trust me – I know what you’re going through…
… watch this video to learn how to reduce the pain and increase your probability of closing a great round of funding:
In the video, I also share one of my BEST tips for getting introductions to investors… do it this way, and you’ll have 99% chance of getting a meeting.
Also, here’s one of my favourite quotes when it comes to meeting investors…
“Investors don’t want to meet you, they want to be introduced to you.” (click to tweet)
Please leave a comment below with your biggest takeaway from the video above… what strategy made the most sense for you? Got any great fundraising stories? Lets hear them below… I’ll share more if you go first!