The Startup Playbook 3rd Edition is Available Now!
The 3rd Edition of The Startup Playbook, the Amazon bestselling startup guide, is available now for way less than the…Read More »
Introducing The Startup Playbook, 2nd Edition!
The Startup Playbook 2nd Edition launches today! The 1st edition was an Amazon bestseller and sold out. We've teamed up…Read More »
The 10,000th Copy of The Startup Playbook Ships!
Yesterday, we "shipped" our 10,000 copy of The Startup Playbook, the go-to book for first time entrepreneurs. Impacting that number…Read More »
The Startup Playbook
In The Startup Playbook, my co-author, Rajat Bhargava and I share the lessons, tips and even shortcuts we’ve used in…Read More »
Convertible Notes – An Angel Investor’s View
Overview Not so long ago, when one invested in an early startup, it was almost always through the purchase of…Read More »
The Dreaded “Major Investor” Clause
I’m a fairly active angel investor. I’ve certainly done enough investing to have seen a broad range of investment paperwork…Read More »
Handling a “No”
I’ve spent a considerable amount of time playing angel investor over the years which has given me the chance to…Read More »
You Gotta Pay to Play . . . Or Not
Last week, I wrote a post about the right of an investor to maintain their percentage ownership in a company…Read More »
No Pro Rata Investment Rights?
I passed on an investment this week because the terms of the deal didn’t include the right for investors in…Read More »
Who Should I Hire?
I’ll take a great team over a great idea in business any day of the week (of course, having both…Read More »