The Smarter Startup

Real Tips on Early Stage Finance from a Burkland Client


Insightful tips on early stage finance for startup founders. By Peter Reinhardt, CEO and Co-Founder of Segment, and a Burkland CFO Services client.

Peter Reinhardt of Segment shares early stage finance tips for startups.

Peter Reinhardt, CEO and Co-Founder of Segment, recently wrote a blog post with some insightful tips for startup founders, including reasons for his selection of Jeff Burkland as part-time CFO.

Early Stage Finance Subjects Covered:

  • Customer Prepayment and its effect on cashflow
  • Venture Debt uses
  • How a “Shadow Budget” can aid planning without creating bureaucracy

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