Venture Capitalist Money is down 61%. So where are we going to get new money to start businesses? People how have gotten venture capital before more likely to get it again. Where are these people and how do you get to them?
One of the best books I have read to explain the entire venture capitalist game is Reality Check by Guy Kawasaki. This is a 400+page book which explains the game to regular folks. This is where you need to be fully engaged and ready to rock. If you are not ready for the opportunity, you won’t get it.
The old days of getting a bunch of credit cards does not work that well. Banks are changing names, closing accounts and basically are making it difficult to work with them. The SBA has new programs however most are not funded yet. Read more
April is an interesting month for me every year. This year is no different. As I am putting together the High Tea for 2009 , I was able to do things a little different this year. Donna Fox has a lot of people wanting to sit next to her in 2008. So this year, she has her own table. As of the writing of this blog post one seat is left . We?ve never had people request to sit with one person before and I am happy to accommodate them. Read more