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Use One Of These 10 Startup Business Models To Be Successful

The Best Team, The Best College, The Best Connections, The Best Presentation…Will Not Help You As A Startup Founder If You Don’t Have An Attractive Business Model 1. Freemium business model — Here you allow users to utilize basic features of a software, game or service for “free”, and then charge for “upgrades” to the …

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Exploit investors by tantalising them in under 3 minutes

Startup Founders need to prepare and perfect a one-sentence pitch (the so-called “elevator pitch”), a one-minute pitch, a 3-4 minute “demo-day” or startup pitching pitch, and the conventional 10-15 minutes investor pitch. Knowing which one to deploy in any given situation can take time, however, a Founder must always be pitching, even in family and …

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22 Mistakes Founders Make When Pitching

Avoid These Mistakes If You Want To Get Funded Entrepreneurs have to pitch investors to raise financing. Many entrepreneurs from earlier-stage companies make common mistakes that could be avoided. I’ve listed some traps to avoid below that if followed, should help you improve investor interest and increase the likelihood you’ll secure a funding offer. The …

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Want Funding? Avoid These Mistakes At All Cost!

22 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Pitching To Investors Entrepreneurs have to pitch investors to raise financing. Many entrepreneurs from earlier-stage companies make common mistakes that could be avoided. In the blog post below I’ve listed some traps to avoid below that if followed, should help you improve investor interest and increase the likelihood you’ll secure …

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Adapt or die

First the controversy. “It’s not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change”. All have heard it. Many have used it. Few have believed it. None or very few have baked it into their DNA as a guiding principle. It …

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