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SLACK
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Anyone want to know the next big tech companies that we expect to go public or get acquired? We spend a lot of time researching the market and doing an analysis of over 300 private tech companies. We narrowed the...
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LIME
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Lime is one of the fastest growing startups ever. You see scooters everywhere. But companies like Fashion Nova use digital ads to garner over $200M in revenue. In our research report last month, we noted that digital ads surpassed traditional...
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LIME
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Is the micro-mobility industry a viable, long-term business? My firm MVP VC published research on it recently. “The micro-mobility business is relatively new and innovative, with a huge untapped opportunity. It is affordable for almost every socioeconomic group, reducing the...
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PAY IT FORWARD
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"Life is the classroom, God is the teacher, You are the student and love is the homework." Once you understand that then you realize that NOTHING  is a waste of your time. You will stop focusing solely on the issues,...
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PAY ME IN EQUITY
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Own the culture. I’m sure people are finally seeing the culture shifting from consumers to owners. “PAY ME IN EQUITY” is becoming the new motto. Here are things to consider when getting “paid in equity” 1) Structure: usually celebrities get...
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ATHLETES ADDING VALUE
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Athletes can add a lot of value to tech companies. Larry Fitzgerald from the Arizona Cardinals and Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital are more alike than most people realize. I think it’s important for athletes to find coaches outside of sports...
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HOW IPOs WORK
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The IPO market is on fire! Before doing Venture Capital I took “microcap” companies public. The last company I took public was Fuling, ticker: FORK. They did $90M in revenue and $15M in EBITDA. We raised money from investors, and instead...
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MONTHLY UPDATES
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If you are a founder and send monthly updates, you increase the acceleration of your business. If you are a mentee and send monthly updates to your mentors, you increase your development. I learned this when I was an analyst...
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AM I VC READY?
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“Here’s my idea. I want your money.” That’s a relatively quick out for me as an investor, because you’re not showing me that you’re an entrepreneur. The following are quotes from Chris founder of C2 Ventures. It’s how most VC’s...
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RAISING MONEY
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90% of founders should not seek venture capital dollars. These funds are for the 10% that can achieve “hyper-growth.” But for those of you who want to raise capital, here is how you do it! Free game alert 🚨 1....
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