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Six Ways Acquirers Value Your Company board fundraising scale-up Dec 09, 2020

There’s a lot of PR attached to $100M+ acquisitions, which makes them seem more common than they actually are. In reality, only a small fraction of companies ever get...

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How and When to Increase Your Founder Salary board founders seed-stage Dec 03, 2019

Learn what determines startup founders' salaries, and how and when to discuss founder remuneration with your board.

Insights on founder salaries suggest a different way of...

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Investor Updates: An Email Template that Works board communications Oct 08, 2019

Here's an example email template you can use to create investor updates. It uses visuals and text in a way that's easy for busy people to read!

I receive a lot of monthly update...

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How to Get Acquired: 3 Strategies for Startups board fundraising scale-up Apr 01, 2019

The acquisition process is complex. Learn how to get acquired by positioning yourself with these acquisition techniques.

I was so sure that I would raise the money.

The whole...

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How to Coach Startup Founders board communications product Mar 18, 2019

If you want to help a startup founder succeed, you have to learn to coach. Get the tips and tools to help you guide founders without resistance.

Engaging founders is an art. In...

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How to Attract Investors: 10 Tips for Investor Meetings board fundraising scale-up Mar 13, 2019

The first step in securing investment is making a good impression. Learn how to charm investors without losing credibility.

I’ve given many hundreds of pitches as an...

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Ask This Question to Your Advisors board founders Mar 11, 2019

The key to a successful relationship with your advisors is asking them the right questions. Learn the best question you can ask an advisor here.

I’m part of a large...

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