aNewDomain — Got a startup idea? Join the club. Got a funded startup? Well, that club is just a bit more exclusive.
Here are a few of our favorite visual guides on the matter. These infographics do a great, quick job of covering how startup valuation works, how to craft a great investor deck, how to fund your startup using non-traditional means and how and why startups fail.
First, it pays to dig into the mysterious art of startup valuation. Check out How Startup Valuation Works, by Anna Vital for FundersAndFounders.com, below.
Once you basically know what kind of money you’ll need, you need a startup funding strategy. If you haven’t already given some thought to this, check out The Grasshopper Group’s How To Pick a Startup Funding Strategy, below.
This next infographic, courtesy of the wise folks over at FortunePick, will help you develop the awesome investor pitch you’ll need to get the funds every startup needs to get started. Take a look at the killer Crafting a Killer Investor Pitch infographic, below.
You might want to cast your net wider than just looking to the typical funding sources in your network. That’s why I like this next infographic. Take a look at the Seven Innovative Ways to Finance a Startup Business, below …
Why do startups fail? If you don’t ask yourself that question, you risk not seeing the warning signs when you can still turn things around. Check out the Why Startups Fail infographic, below.
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