How to pitch to an angel investor or a VC?

I hope that you have successfully built your startup prototype. If not then go and read my article on How to start a Startup.

For everyone else who is ready to raise money, David S. Rose’s rapid-fire TED U talk on pitching to a venture capitalist tells you the 10 things you need to know about yourself — and prove to a VC — before you fire up your slideshow.

His talk is succinct and gives practical advice. Watch his talk below.

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How to start a startup?

What is a startup?

“A startup is a company working to solve a problem where the solution is not obvious and success is not guaranteed.”

And this is the definition of a startup. If you look closely, you can see we are not talking about making money, or generating revenue. We are building a startup to solve a problem *zip*.

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