Initial implementation team. No easy answer. Negotiate. Make a list of the people who will be involved in implementing the initial product offering, factoring in contributions in the past and the future. Weight future performance higher. Everyone needs to understand… Continue Reading →
Venture capital and angel money is out there! Search within your geographic area on Google. There are also some directory listings such as the National Venture Capital Association. Locally the business journals might also have some listings.
Creating Successful Startups Connect with SoCal business leaders for a focus event and learn what it takes to create a successful startup. A Focus Event with: Michael Sawitz, Chief Enthusiasm Officer at FastStart.Studio and Director Tech Coast Venture Network and Fred… Continue Reading →
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Why would a CEO who had previously managed a start up have an advantage over one who had not? One reason is that he might have developed a unique set of “company building” skills. These are an unheralded set of… Continue Reading →
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When you create a business plan slide package for your high tech startup, make sure you understand and answer the question that is really being asked. It’s easy to “fill in the blanks” of a business plan outline without really… Continue Reading →
“How to solve the most difficult ‘chicken and egg’ problem affecting startup company funding.” Building a high tech startup company involves working through multiple “chicken and egg” problems. The most overwhelming of these is, “I can’t get capital without an… Continue Reading →
“The chief executive officer of a high tech startup company needs to know how the value of a company is measured and how to create value.” One of the purposes of a high tech startup company is too create value… Continue Reading →