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Want to be a VC? Work at a Startup. Conversation with Spark VC's Megan Quinn.

Edited version of a live conversation between Megan Quinn, of Spark Capital, and FundersClub CEO, Alex Mittal.

Product-focused Founder Turned Sales Leader Shares How Founders Can Fuel Sales Success

Pete Kazanjy is one of the the preeminent thought leaders in Silicon Valley on this topic of “founder-led selling.” We've put together this guide on Pete's recommendations for founders building our a SaaS sales process.

A Breaker of Barriers Stays Plugged in To Silicon Valley Past 80

A Conversation with Ellen Uhrbrock, a Silicon Valley mainstay and FundersClub Member who, in her ninth decade of life, remains focused on helping the Bay Area evolve.

Transparent VC, Episode 1: Founders, Beware of Super Pro-Rata

The new FundersClub podcast "Transparent VC" is here! In our first episode "Founders, Beware of Super Pro-Rata" we discuss the dangers of super pro-rata, why founders should avoid it and what they can do if they've already raised a round including it.

To Get Funded, Have Vision And Understand Your Market

A Conversation between Alex Mittal and Charles Hudson, the founder of Precursor Ventures, a pioneering firm in pre-seed funding.

How to Repel DDoS Attacks

DDoS attacks can disrupt millions of lives, and cost companies millions of dollars in revenue and productivity. There are no 100% bulletproof ways to repel DDoS attacks, but we have compiled the best ways to curb their effectiveness.

FundersClub Series A Checklist

Building a company to the point where it can expect to get past the Series A crunch is hard enough, but landing the Series A, even with a worthy company, takes a lot of work and planning. We've created this Series A Checklist to help startups cut down on some of the work that goes into raising this crucial round of fundraising.

Your Money in 20 Years: The Future of Robo-Advisors

Robo-advising products are puncturing the investment market and challenging incumbent financial firms to innovate in order to stay relevant. Now, the question becomes: who will be managing your money in 20 years?

The Uncertain Future of Carmakers

Some believe that traditional carmakers are already doomed. But it's unlikely that Ford, GM, Toyota, and Honda will just disappear. Some of the winners of the next chapter of transportation will be companies we haven’t heard of yet. But some of the incumbents will find ways to adapt, to evolve.

Missed Signals in the Presidential Campaign

Flawed assumptions can lead a campaign, much like a startup itself, to take actions and make plans that sow its demise.

The Current State of Virtual Reality

Keeping track of the players in the VR space takes a lot of effort. Here's our update on where VR is at, and our thoughts on where it's going.

Biases: The Biggest Force Holding Back Startup Investors

Biases pervade every industry, even tech, and they can limit startup investors’ ability to recognize amazing companies. We've put together a guide on how startup investors can recognize their unconscious biases and fairly evaluate every startup you have the opportunity to fund.