Assume the answer is no, and focus on improving your pitch

Tl;dr: You’re going to hear no continually from investors. If you expect to hear a no you can focus on how to improve rather than managing your emotions from being rejected. If you’re fundable, you just need to keep practising and hitting up investors till you get a yes. Fundraising is a harrowing experience Startup is hard so people keep …

What do startup founders typically get wrong when starting a business?

One could write a hundred+ points, but really it comes down to the basics. It’s such a boring answer, but getting the basics right matters. Everything else doesn’t if the fundamentals aren’t there. What are the boring fundamentals? Timing: The time has to be right. The research was done on this but I want to keep answers brief so they …