How to read fully diluted shares and total outstanding stock in a cap table

Cap tables are complicated. We all know this. There are a thousand little things you need to know. So let’s deal with one (That’s a lie, there are a bunch!). Understanding fully diluted shares and total outstanding stock. I’m going to try to make this as relatable and to the point as possible. Stock vs shares Let’s keep this simple. I …

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Board deck template for seed stage startups

Tl;dr: Get a FREE board deck template for startups and advice on best practice in running effective board meetings with your investors. NOTE: If you want it, it gets emailed to you automatically. Fill in the download box!    You’ve raised funds and formality has begun. This means monthly or quarterly meetings with your Board and your newly appointed members …

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Board report template by IA Ventures

TL:DR: Board report template for your startup Once you are funded by a venture capital firm, you are going to have bosses. That’s right, you aren’t in control anymore! Sorry, buddy. Monthly or quarterly you are going to have a ‘board meeting’. That meeting is going to be 1-3 hours long and will compose your board of directors and possible …