WHY TAKING TOO MUCH INVESTMENT MONEY IS BAD FOR FOUNDERS?

I’ve been having multiple meetings with startup founders and I discovered that they are taking too much Investment Money – only to have me tell them DON’T TAKE TOO MUCH. (At this point I will normally get the “I think Fareez has lost his marbles” look) What I’m about to tell you is probably not covered Read more about WHY TAKING TOO MUCH INVESTMENT MONEY IS BAD FOR FOUNDERS?[…]

What Founders Need to Know About Startup Valuation?

How Does a Startup Valuation Work? I’ve often been asked this question by some Founders – “Bro/Fareez/En.Fareez /Sir<—WHAT!!!, How do I value my startup?” and my usual response would be “not a clue/I don’t know/magic/pick a number”. This is because there are various formulas or methods out there to value a Startup, to which due to Read more about What Founders Need to Know About Startup Valuation?[…]

TERM SHEET PART1: WHAT FOUNDERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TERM SHEET?

Term Sheet seems to be the word to sweep any Startup Founders off their feet and make their knees weak. Most will start seeing the phantom $$ sign floating right before their eyes and the sound *cha ching* ringing in their ears playing in a loop (okay I’m exaggerating, it is actually because their business idea gets validated… Yeay! Read more about TERM SHEET PART1: WHAT FOUNDERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TERM SHEET?[…]

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