Browsing Archive: November, 2011

Raising Capital is Tough When There's Rust in the Trunk

Posted by Warren Bergen on Friday, November 25, 2011, In : Business 
Normally, when I'm asked to give my How to Raise Money presentation, I wear a tie and direct attention to my powerpoint presentation. I have the advantage of at least 60 minutes and my listeners are usually rewarded with snacks and booze at the end. Assuming you have less than 60 minutes and you're already drinking, I'll keep my posts short.

Capital for early stage companies is in short supply. Yes activity is up recently, but demand far outpaces supply.

 


Why? Because returns have not been good...

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177,579,656 plus 1

Posted by Warren Bergen on Friday, November 25, 2011, In : Introduction 
My original view of blogging was incorrect. I felt the world simply had enough writers providing mostly properly edited content through various channels of established media. To add to this seemingly well functioning machine, would simply be overkill. Like so many times before I was wrong and year ago, I began to see. I found insightful, well-written posts from around the world and began to assemble a list of my frequent must-reads. 

So why am I now casting further text upon the heaving, bloat...

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