Advisor, Board Member & Investor
The strategies are surprisingly relevant to the current business climate.
While the global health crisis has sparked an economic recession, innovative entrepreneurs can find ways to leverage the situation to move their businesses forward.
With work and a collaborative attitude, you can make connections that will last a lifetime.
If you want to reap the full benefits, start readying now.
Founders have to be resilient and thick-skinned. Prepare yourself to exhaust your network of investors, and accept the fact that fundraising is going to take time, even if that's a hard pill to swallow.
Don't worry about what your future holds or whether you'll be able to sustain your early success. Get your first customers on board, treat them well and use that success to fund your next steps.