Venture Capital STEVEN I. WEISS

Want Seed Funding? Why Investors Want to See $72 Million in Revenue by Year 10

Augustin Sayer of Newfund has laid out the math behind his investment litmus test.

Venture Capital SARA MAUSKOPF

Your Fundraising Deck Is Killing Your Chances 4 Things You're Doing Wrong

When you're pitching VCs for early investment in your company, avoid these rookie presentation mistakes.

Venture Capital STEVEN I. WEISS

Startup Founders, Watch Out for This 'Harsh Term' From Investors

Some venture capitalists are changing term sheets to give themselves more favorable positions.


This VC Built the First Fund by a Woman of Color, for Women of Color. Here's Her Advice on Staying Authentic

Fearless Fund's co-founder Arian Simone explains how her VC funding company addresses inequalities.

Venture Capital JOE PROCOPIO

This Is The Only Reason Startups Should Raise Venture Capital

The most asked startup question has a simple, four-point answer.

Venture Capital GRAHAM WINFREY

Chris Sacca Backed Her Fintech Before Other VCs Came Calling. Here's His Take on Building a Multibillion-Dollar Company

Tala founder Shivani Siroya talks with the Shark Tank start about scaling up a business without locking it down.


The 10 Black and Latinx Founded Companies That Raised the Most VC Funding in 2021

Overall numbers on funding for Black and Latinx founders are depressing, but individual stories are inspiring.

Venture Capital CAREY SMITH

Failure Isn't Half as Bad as Not Learning From It

Startups crash and burn for all kinds of reasons--although not the ones founders might think.

Venture Capital EVAN FISHER

5 Questions Every Founder Should Ask Potential Investors in the First Meeting

A potential investor is a possible partner. Here's how you can find out what kind of person you're working with.

Venture Capital FRAN VELASQUEZ

Steve Wozniak Says to Focus on These 3 Things When You Pitch Your Startup to Investors

Here's what you need to do to impress the co-founder of Apple.

Venture Capital EVAN FISHER

How to Tell If a Venture Capitalist Will Actually Add Value to Your Startup

Ask yourself these questions to nail down the elusive VC value-add with your company.


The Clash Over a Tax Break for Investors Is Intensifying. Business Owners Should Take Notice

The carried interest tax break for private equity and venture capital firms is once again in the spotlight, and founders could feel the results.


5 Venture Capital Deals That Signal Major Trends for 2021

Each of these investments shows what the next year may hold for entrepreneurs, investors, and consumers.