Midwest VC Tag

Eric Paley of Founder Collective recently argued in TechCrunch that “VC kills more startups than slow customer adoption, technical debt and co-founder infighting—combined.” His argument is essentially that VCs, lured by the sirens’ song of hyper-growth, back numerous companies with business models that aren’t ready to...

The Google search history of many earlier-stage companies likely includes this phrase: “how to raise venture capital.” While there’s certainly no shortage of relevant information on the internet, it can be daunting to create a sound strategy based on self-conducted research. Based on many conversations...