FINDING VENTURE CAPITAL: WHY FIT MATTERS MORE THAN MONEY
How do you find a VC that's a good fit for you and your business? Here are some tips to help you find the right investor.
As a startup founder, you may think snagging your first round of venture capital is an essential rite of passage—a victory in and of itself. But it may not always be the right move.
"The reality is that venture capital is a great funding source for a very small number of businesses and a terrible one for everything else," says Hunter Walk, a partner at Homebrew, a San Francisco-based seed stage venture fund.