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Could VCs be part of the problem?

20: The number of women in the U.S. who led their companies from startup to IPO Source: Business Insider
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Number of the Day

Investments in climate technology have grown fast over the past few years — but not fast enough



Startups and VCs can’t build solutions to our national crises with the same old approach

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Why a new approach to venture capital is powering more sustainable startups — and funding more diverse founders

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

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If you’re not shut out of the credit markets, leave it for those who really need it.

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What ‘Shoe Dog’ taught this venture capitalist about influencer marketing, building a global brand, and IPOs


Please resist the urge to get cute with your deal terms

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