about this episode
0:50 – Jason gives the show rundown and previews the upcoming questions.
1:46 – Bryant from Santa Cruz: How can I raise from investors who don’t know enough about my adventure sports complex startup?
9:13 – Nadir from Toronto: How can a bootstrapping startup entice a top-notch developer to join the team when funds are scarce?
17:28 – Devan from Boston: What are the stepping stones to becoming a great investor?
31:48 – Nick from Brooklyn: Should a startup pay to pitch? Jason exposes pay-to-pitch & other startup scams that founders should be wary of.
45:44 – Sam from Walnut Creek: What is some advice to pursue angel investing full-time/start off as a scout?
54:00 – Tom from Western New York: How do you solidify and pitch your product/company if you’re not sure what “problem” it’s solving?
1:05:26 – Om from Ashburn: If there is interest from VCs in a Series A but nobody is ready to lead the seed round, what does that mean?