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Different ways to create value – product, dollar, speed, convenience

Traditionally, they say there are four ways of creating value: Product Cost/Price Speed Convenience Entrepreneur magazine says that there are three ways of creating value – Price, Quality and Speed. Remember the days when places like printing companies and auto body shops posted cartoons that showed an employee laughing hysterically, accompanied by a line like, “You […]

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How start-up equity dilution works for Founders and Early Investors ?

Startups typically have three broad ways of funding their companies. They are incubators/accelerators, angel investors, and venture capitalists (institutional investor). Generally, Incubators and Accelerators help the start-up team to set-up the company, and shape the start-up’s Go-To-Market strategy. This article is limited only to explain how the equity dilution works and won’t get into the […]

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Managing the VC

The following is a nice article from The Economic Times on start-up and fund-raising. I thought it would be a good article for all the start-up buddies here. To raise risk capital from a private equity or venture capital investor marks a high point for most start-up companies . It sets to rest one of […]

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