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Title Straight talk for startups : 100 insider rules for beating the odds from mastering the fundamentals to selecting investors, fundraising, managing boards, and achieving liquidity / Randy Komisar and Jantoon Reigersman.
Author Komisar, Randy, 1954- author.
Publication New York : HarperBusiness, [2018]
Edition First edition.
Description xx, 278 pages ; 22 cm
Call # 658.11 K
Summary Veteran venture capitalist Randy Komisar and finance executive Jantoon Reigersman share no-nonsense, counterintuitive guidelines to help anyone build a successful startup.Over the course of their careers, Randy Komisar and Jantoon Reigersman continue to see startups crash and burn because they forget the timeless lessons of entrepreneurship.But, as Komisar and Reigersman show, you can beat the odds if you quickly learn what insiders know about what it takes to build a healthy foundation for a thriving venture. In Straight Talk for Startups they walk budding entrepreneurs through 100 essential rulesfrom pitching your idea to selecting investors to managing your board to deciding how and when to achieve liquidity. Culled from their own decades of experience, as well as the experiences of their many successful colleagues and friends, the rules are organized under broad topics, from "Mastering the Fundamentals" and "Selecting the Right Investors," to "The Ideal Fundraise," "Building and Managing Effective Boards," and "Achieving Liquidity.
Subject New business enterprises.
New business enterprises -- Finance.
New business enterprises. (OCoLC)fst01036825
New business enterprises -- Finance. (OCoLC)fst01036838
Addl. Author Reigersman, Jantoon, author.
Related To Online version: Komisar, Randy, 1954- Straight talk for startups. New York : HarperBusiness, [2018] 9780062869074 (DLC) 2018002822
ISBN 9780062869067 (hardcover ; alk. paper) :
006286906X (hardcover ; alk. paper)

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