How do you value a startup? There’s no exact science to it. But there are several considerations to make — especially if you’re in an area where there aren’t a whole lot of startups like yours.
Silicon Valley might be a tech Mecca, but if you’re hitting the right fundamentals, you should be able to launch your startup anywhere… like in Kansas City where startups are thriving and you can find the world’s best BBQ at a gas station. Yes, seriously.
After raising nearly $1M in seed capital for eFuneral, many people ask me the question, “How did you do it?” so they can take what they’ve learned and apply it to their startup. But they’re asking the wrong question. The real question? “Do I even need startup capital?”
I was recently asked to speak at the Industry Digital Summit about my experiences raising nearly $1,000,000 for my startup — eFuneral. It certainly wasn’t an easy road for us, but we were grateful for getting the resources that we needed to get started, build…
Mark Suster was always a startup guru I looked up to. And then one day — I had the chance to meet him. It took me a while to realize that it really didn’t matter, though.