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The Way To Get Around Persistent VC Bias To Get Funding

It’s no secret that women-owned businesses are seldom funded by venture capital investors.Bias among male investors is a much discussed reason for the fact that less than 10% of venture-backed companies are led by women. But it doesn’t make good
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The Twenty Minute VC (podcast)

From: Via: I had a great conversation with Harry on The Twenty Minute VC. Worth checking out. @twentyminutevcLearn about venture
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Linkin Park: Rock band by night, venture capitalists by day

From:   By: By Matt Egan   @mattmegan5 Via: I used to just compete with Sand Hill. Now apparently I'm competing with
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Jugaad is both a necessity and a hobby: Navi Radjou & Jaideep Prabhu

Add to My PageFrugal innovation has been adopted in the West effectively but it is defined differently, Navi Radjou and Jaideep Prabhu tell Rohit NautiyalYour first book, Jugaad Innovation, was launched four years ago. How has the business community
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Here’s One Thing All the Billion-Dollar Unicorns Have in Common

From:   By: Arik Hesseldahl May 10, 2015 Via: Oy veh! Of course preferred stock financings have a liquidation preference.
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Ask a Hostage Negotiator: What's the Best Way to Get a Raise?

From: Via: Ask a Hostage Negotiator: What's the Best Way to Get a Raise? #winning! :)The question that most people ask themselves as
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Hedge funds vie with venture capitalists for start-ups

From:   By: Swaraj Singh Dhanjal Via: Hedge funds vie with venture capitalists for start-ups
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Overreaching for Silicon Valley stars

From:   By: Noam Scheiber Via: Overreaching for Silicon Valley stars Horowitz, the
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Kleiner Perkins Wants Ellen Pao To Pay $1 Million For Losing Her Gender Discrimination Case

It’s been nearly a month since a jury decided that Silicon Valley’s prominent VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers didn’t discriminate against its former employee Ellen Pao based on her gender. Now that they've won, the firm is asking for more
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Venture capital hunt for early-stage start-ups fuels valuations

From:   By: Mihir Dalal Via: Venture capital firms fuel early-stage start-up valuations