- Books to help write a business plan
So my first meeting with VC went well. Before any money is granted to my startup, they would like to see certain steps taken. Among these steps is a written draft of a business plan. I have emailed professors and looked through Amazon for books, but I ...
Forum topic - Marginal Benefit - Dec 20 2014 - 10:54am - 1 comment
- Webinar Rewind- How to be successful at fundraising for your start-up + Q&A
In case you missed our October 22nd webinar entitled How to be successful at fundraising for your start-up, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free until Thursday night when it goes into our video library). SIGN UP FOR A ...
Blog entry - wsomentors - Nov 28 2014 - 8:27am
- Highest Paying VCs
Hey guys, I couldn't find relevant or recent information on this in search bar or Google. I understand VC's tend to pay less than large PE shops, but I was wondering which VCs usually pay the highest, as there's quite a few of them (i.e. in ...
Forum topic - KingAlpha - Nov 26 2014 - 12:11pm - 3 comments
- What do you want/ not want to see out of a presentation for VC?
I am pitching a startup to venture capitalists in December. As a venture capitalist, what do you want to see in a presentation? What do you not want to see? ...
Forum topic - Marginal Benefit - Nov 21 2014 - 1:55pm - 6 comments
- Military Reservist + VC position?
Searched the forums, but found nothing... I'm interested in doing VC, but I've also had the itch to serve in the military. My family has a strong heritage of military tradition, and I considered the military my back-up if I didn't land in IB ...
Forum topic - Ventures - Nov 16 2014 - 6:05pm - 6 comments
- Research analysis
Got experience in financial technology, renewable energy, interactive media, capital budgeting and financial markets, management, visual communication. Education science, business administration, risk management. Interested to know what are in your opinion ...
Forum topic - davide445 - Nov 28 2014 - 2:13pm
- Any good VC-oriented valuation books? And would any early stage VCs here mind PMing me?
I was wondering if there were any good books on VC (seed, series A) valuation similar to what the Rosenbaum & Pearl text is to banking (detailed, highly recommended for beginners, a good study/reference guide etc). I've gathered some of the ...
Forum topic - Hugh Myron - Nov 13 2014 - 2:39pm - 4 comments
- VC- series A / B valuation approach- help needed for interview
Hey Guys, I have an upcoming interview with a Series A /B venture fund. I am going to present investment ideas which is great and why I like certain startups. However I am totally lost in regards to how you approach it if they ask you about how to value ...
Forum topic - Carlsen - Nov 4 2014 - 6:55pm - 2 comments
- Appropriate cost of equity for a start up?
I am looking to build out a DCF for a start up business which has 2 years of operating history and about $70,000 of LTM Revenues. Looking for seed funding. Any insights as to what would be an appropriate cost of equity? And if so why you chose that number? ...
Forum topic - Billy Ray Valentine - Oct 14 2014 - 12:46pm - 7 comments
- Hello, wondering what my options are?
Hello everyone, ...
Forum topic - TheHogan - Nov 4 2014 - 9:45pm