Norwest’s Lisa Wu explains how to think like a VC when fundraising – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes At the TechCrunch Early Stage: Marketing and Fundraising event last week, Norwest Venture Partners‘ Lisa Wu took the stage to discuss how founders can think like venture capitalists in all facets of their business. The overlapping in job roles is uncanny: The best investors and founders have to find focus through the noise, understand the … Read more

Bambee founder talks about entrenched fundraising challenges facing Black founders – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 11 minutes Allan Jones dropped out of college and spent a decade learning how to run a startup. In 2016, that education resulted in the launch of Los Angeles-based Bambee, which helps small companies by acting as their HR department with the goal of keeping them in compliance with government rules and regulations. But he found getting … Read more

Summer Games Done Quick Raises Over $2.9 Million

Reading Time: 3 minutes Something is different about this BoTW screenshot… (Image: Games Done Quick) The Games Done Quick events are at the forefront of speedrun culture and also raise incredible amounts of money. Last week brought us Summer Games Done Quick 2021, which was once again run virtually with money raised going to Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders. … Read more

5 fundraising imperatives for robotics startups – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes Lidiya Dervisheva Contributor As a partner at Next47, Lidiya Dervisheva works in the areas of robotics, AI and machine vision, as well as broader industrial and enterprise verticals. Fady Saad is the co-founder and strategic partnerships vice president of MassRobotics, the first and largest robotics/AI startup escalator in the world. Bilal Zuberi is a partner … Read more

Day two: Don’t miss today’s pitch-off at TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 10 minutes And just like that, it’s Day Two of TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising! Yesterday not only flew by in a blur — it was also certifiably off the hook. We hope you came away with new information, actionable advice that you can implement in your business right away and that you connected with … Read more

Don’t miss these highlights today, day one of TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes Rise, shine and get your startup on, early founders. It’s Day One of TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising! Get ready to be schooled — in the best way possible — on essential skills, tips and tactics every founder needs to build a successful startup. And, like the sign says, the emphasis this time … Read more

Here’s what’s happening tomorrow at TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes Tighten your bootstraps and get ready to wring every last ounce of education and opportunity out of TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising. Our two-day deep dive into the essential skills every early-stage founder needs to build a stronger startup begins tomorrow! Hold the proverbial phone. You still have time (though not much) to … Read more

TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising kicks off in 1 week – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes It’s only one week left until we get our bootcamp on at TC Early Stage 2021: Marketing and Fundraising. It’s your chance to learn everything you need to know about fundraising, growth marketing, brand building, pitch deck development and more. And we’ve tapped the brightest minds in startup to share their hard-earned wisdom. It’s not … Read more