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AA 021: How do I get introductions to investors?

Welcome to the 21st podcast of the Ask Alex show! Today the question is “How do I get introductions to investors?” In this podcast, we answer a something every founder of a startup is wondering on their path to getting funded. This is the longest podcast to date and we deal with: Do I need introductions to investors? Aren’t there exceptions? …

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AA 020: How important is the team in getting funded?

Welcome to the 20th podcast of the Ask Alex show! Today the question is “How important is the team in getting funded?” In this podcast, we talk about the one really key factor that investors care about when making an investment and prevents founders from getting funded. The team: Why do startup teams matter? Who do you need on the team? …

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AA 019: Will investors sign my NDA?

Welcome to the 19th podcast of the Ask Alex show! Today the question is “Will investors sign my NDA?” In this podcast, we answer a common question founders have but should never ask: Why investors do not sign an NDA Why founders should not ask a VC for an NDA Why NDAs don’t even matter Why you shouldn’t share confidential information …

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AA 018: What is your opinion on intellectual property for VC valuation?

TL;DR: Learn the importance of intellectual property for VC when you are fundraising. Welcome to the fifteenth podcast of the Ask Alex show! Today the question is on “What is your opinion on intellectual property for VC valuation on start-ups?” In this podcast, we debate the value of intellectual property: How should you be allocating your resources That you need a …

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AA 017: When will the deep learning bubble burst?

TL;DR: There is no deep learning bubble Welcome to the fifteenth podcast of the Ask Alex show! Today the question is on “When will the deep learning bubble burst?” In this podcast, we talk AI, the deep learning bubble and all the BS going on: The scale of the opportunity from AI The challenges we face Calling BS on startups using the AI …