Managing Your Startup Board — A Short Presentation
Mark Suster, Managing Partner at Upfront Ventures, shares a slide deck from a recent presentation in which he discusses the keys to successfully managing a board.
Designing the Ideal Board Meeting – Board Conflict
Seth Levine, Managing Director at Foundry Group, draws on his experience as a board member to explain how to handle disagreements in a board meeting.
When You’ve Reached an Impasse in Your Meeting
In an article for HBR, Paul Axtell shares how to approach difficult conversations in a meeting to get over an impasse.
The #1 Thing Most People do Wrong When They Fundraise
Elizabeth Yin, General Partner at Hustle Fund, explains why fundraising should be treated as a series of dialogues, not a single pitch.
The Fundraising Documents You Need to Pitch Venture Capitalists
Alexander Jarvis, Founder of 50Folds, lays out the documents you need, and don't need, when gearing up for a fundraise.
What All First-Time CEOs Should Know About Fundraising
Jason Lemkin, Founder of SaaStr, discusses the parallels between a traditional sales and fundraising process.
Define the What but Delegate the How
Tomasz Tunguz, VC at Redpoint, shares why leaders should define what they're uniquely good at and delegate the rest to other team members.
Fred Wilson, Founder of Union Square Ventures, highlights 3 tips he personally uses when preparing for a public presentation.
Habits Always Form
Jason Fried, Founder of Basecamp, discusses why you should be aware of everything that you do, as you're constantly forming habits.