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Built to Scale: Why Growth Entrepreneurs Need Structure

Built to Scale: Why Growth Entrepreneurs Need Structure | VC economics | Scoop.it
It's how second-stage leaders replicate themselves, build high-performing teams, expand market share, and hone their competitive edge.
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Exit Math - What you need to know when you sell your company

A simple look at the impact of different capital structures on exit proceeds when you sell your startup
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Building a Book with AngelList Syndicates

Building a Book with AngelList Syndicates | VC economics | Scoop.it
There has been a lot of talk recently about the impact AngelList’s new Syndicates feature will have on the Venture Capital industry.
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How to Calculate Equity Split Between Founders in Startups

How to Calculate Equity Split Between Founders in Startups | VC economics | Scoop.it
The other day, I got asked a question about how best to divide up the equity stake in a new startup, between the founders.  I told him that was a very big question, with lots of variables that go into to calculating a fair equity split.  It...
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Inside the Investor's Mind Jeff Clavier Walks Throught Early Investment - Funders and Founders

Inside the Investor's Mind Jeff Clavier Walks Throught Early Investment - Funders and Founders | VC economics | Scoop.it
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How Funding Works - Splitting The Equity With Investors - Infographic

How Funding Works - Splitting The Equity With Investors - Infographic | VC economics | Scoop.it
This infographic shows how funding works for a hypothetical startup splitting equity with angel investors, venture capitalists and IPO.
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How Startup Valuation Works - Illustrated

How Startup Valuation Works - Illustrated | VC economics | Scoop.it
How Startup Valuation Works infographic explained from the entrepreneur's and the investor's perspectives. From early stage to IPO.

Via Dimitri Papaioannou
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The Economics of a Hit TV Show

The Economics of a Hit TV Show | VC economics | Scoop.it
Making a pilot for a new TV show can cost over $125,000 a minute. Netflix just paid $100 million for a new show, sight unseen. Why is finding the next hit show so darn expensive?
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How to Model Viral Growth: The Hybrid Model

How to Model Viral Growth: The Hybrid Model | VC economics | Scoop.it
This post is the first in a series in which I show you how to model viral growth. We start with the simplest possible model, and we will work our way up to a model that simultaneously accounts for
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So How, Exactly, Does Venture Capital Work?

So How, Exactly, Does Venture Capital Work? | VC economics | Scoop.it
Well, who better to explain than two PhDs and the founder of a venture capital limited partnership?   A fine analogy is made about the venture capital landscape: it’s like an ecosystem: all of the parts rely on one another for survival.
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Zombie VCs Take II - How to Spot an Active Firm | VentureFizz

Zombie VCs Take II - How to Spot an Active Firm | VentureFizz | VC economics | Scoop.it
Zombie VCs Take II - How to Spot an Active Firm - blog post by Fred Destin of Atlas Venture
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This is an important lesson most entrepreneurs don't think about. Not all zombies are bad, they will waste a lot of your time. 

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How Startup Valuation Works - Illustrated

How Startup Valuation Works - Illustrated | VC economics | Scoop.it
How Startup Valuation Works infographic explained from the entrepreneur's and the investor's perspectives. From early stage to IPO.
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How VCs think: Is your startup a feature, a product or a business?

How VCs think: Is your startup a feature, a product or a business? | VC economics | Scoop.it
Through my development as a junior VC, I regularly find myself asking questions similar to those of my entrepreneur friends.

Without many ghosts of pitches past, I glean knowledge ...
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Why Have So Many Venture Capitalists Flopped in Cleantech? : Greentech Media

Why Have So Many Venture Capitalists Flopped in Cleantech? : Greentech Media | VC economics | Scoop.it
The Energy Gang looks at what’s next in cleantech investment.

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