• Five Ps that investors care about: PEOPLE, PRODUCT, PROGRESS, PASSION and PERSISTENCE. via @WSJ 3 h
  • Show investors a) growing at compounding rate b) users love the product c)hugel monetization opportunity. via @WSJ 3 h
  • Subtly convey that your deal is getting done. Don’t come from a place of need, which we all naturally repel via @WSJ 3 h
  • Too many entrepreneurs get thrown off because they can’t go through their pitch the way they practice it. via @WSJ 3 h
  • Put your deck away. Have investors focused on you not your computer. Engage in an authentic conversation via @WSJ 3 h
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