How VCs can reject founders and have them still like you

How VCs can reject founders and have them still like you

Tl;dr: Guide for VC investors to write rejection emails to startup founders and leave a positive impression at scale, whilst not spending too much time. I provide an example of a rejection email for you to use as a base and adjust to fit your personality. This is the second blog in a short 4 part series about how VCs …

Why founders hate VC rejection emails

Why founders hate VC rejection emails

Tl;dr: Understand why founders hate the way that VCs reject them This is the first in a short 4 part series about how VCs can reject founders in a humane way that is both helpful to founders and efficient to venture capital investors: Why founders hate VC rejection emails How VCs can reject founders and have them still like you …

How venture capitalists can improve qualified inbound deal flow from startups

How venture capitalists can improve qualified inbound deal flow from startups

Tl;dr: If you’re sick of getting unqualified deal flow from founders you need to change what you’re doing. Founders don’t know what you invest in, so you need to tell them. We’re going to go through why so you understand and then I’m going to spell out some ways to change your website to communicate to founders. As an investor, …

Underscore investment thesis

VC investment thesis: Underscore

Tl;dr: This is the Underscore.vc investment thesis. Underscore VC is a Boston-based venture capital firm. Their investment focus is around trusted cloud intelligence and technology sector.¬†Underscore VC was founded in 2015. Notably, they have a 17-foot tall photographer they have to gaze up at. Deals they have funded Underscore investment thesis Our overarching investment in cloud is based on the …