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Salon: Guide to Venture Investing (Part 2)

In part two of a two-part series, Erica Duignan Minnihan—founder of 1000 Angels—continues her master class on the fundamentals of Venture Investing. In this podcast, she talks about the different stages of venture investing and how to think about the investment amounts and vehicles, term sheets, valuations, due diligence, and returns needed at each stage.

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Your first act is school, your second act is work, but have you thought about what you’re going to do in your third act? Join host Liz Tinkham, a former Accenture Senior Managing Director, as she talks to guests who are happily “pretired” – enjoying their time, treasure, and talent to pursue their purpose and passion in the third act of their life.

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Salon: Guide to Venture Investing (Part 2)

In part two of a two-part series, Erica Duignan Minnihan—founder of 1000 Angels—continues her master class on the fundamentals of Venture Investing. In this podcast, she talks about the different stages of venture investing and how to think about the investment amounts and vehicles, term sheets, valuations, due diligence and returns needed at each stage.

Whether you’re a founder seeking funding or an investor who wants to add early-stage private equity to her portfolio, this informative podcast will get you up to speed on understanding the exciting opportunities in startup investing and how it can launch your own third act.

1:20 Stages of investment capital
7:32 Seed round sources of money
10:47 Series A/B funding
12:07 Series C to IPO funding
13:10 Why 1000 Angels invests at Series A/B
17:23 Finding good deals to invest in
19:48 Getting to know the Founder
22:17 Efficient due diligence
27:31 Determing valuations
35:46 The venture capital valuation method
41:54 Types of term sheets

To learn more about Erica Duignan Minnihan, click here. To find more information about 1000 Angels, click here.

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