Archive for February, 2012

Difference Between Co-founder and Founding Member

This is my definition. Co-founder is someone who can understand your vision and give well-thought-out opinions that sometimes conflict with yours but help the startup differentiate itself from others in many ways. On the other hand, a founding member is much more like operator who only believes in a vision thrown by the founder(s) and executes the tasks that are only relevant to his/her professional field. The first thing you Read More...

How to Practice Your Pitch

TechStars published few days ago a great post about practicing your pitch to the prospective investors. Here is a quick summary of what I learnt from Next Big Sound’s pitch. Show that you have industry experience. Co-founder & CEO Alex White worked at Universal Records, the world’s biggest music company. Show that you experienced the same problem. Alex showed his frustration by putting hands on his head. A bit humor. “# of Read More...