40 Pitch Red Flags Which Will Undermine Your Startup Fundraise

Fundraising? Don’t want to do stupid things? Here’s a blog for you.

It’s 40 bullet points on things that investors don’t like. They will make investors think WTF?


Don’t know as much as an associate at a VC in your industry. I heard of a startup getting schooled on their industry last week by an associate. The team was embarrassed…
Not knowing of a big competitor. Dude, Google… it signals you are not an insider
We have no competition. Dude, yes you do. Inertia is a big competitor. There is always a way of doing something
The competition sucks. Don’t talk crap about your competition. They don’t suck
Check out the rest. It’s a quick, but useful read.

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