5 Ways Venture Funding Will Radically Change In This New World

Startups need to brace for fewer seed rounds, harsher terms and more earthly valuations

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“My mom used to tell me, ‘I think you were born with a horseshoe up your ass,’” says Eric Rea.

He has reason to feel lucky. He’s CEO of Podium, a messaging platform for small businesses…