Four Things Startup Founders Should Do Now to Prepare for a Downturn
Startups that stay focused, stay alert, and make smart changes to navigate the coming months can survive and emerge on top when things rebound.
Advice for Founders from a Fractional CFO for Startups
Some of my best tactical and strategic advice gleaned from two decades of working with startups in different stages and sectors.
My Startup Got Our First Big VC Check. What Should I Do with It?
What do you do when you start getting those checks with a lot of zeros on the end?
Everybody Wins When AI & People Collaborate in the Workplace
Technology has been making us superhuman for thousands of years. The time for AI to do exactly that is here. Embrace it as your friend.
Remote Work – Look Before You Leap
As states begin to open up, many companies have announced they will continue with an all-remote workforce. But is remote work a good idea for startups?
Is the Economic Upturn Beginning? What’s Ahead for Startups?
As a CEO / Founder of a startup you’re planning for the economic upturn. Burkland has identified leading indicators for startups.
How Startups Should Address the Financial Implications of the Coronavirus Outbreak
10 Coronavirus Outbreak Financial Implications. Expert financial advice for startups on topics such as cash conservation and dealing with employees.
To Keep Innovating, Avoid Hiring a Chief Innovation Officer
Innovation is a mindset, not a job title. This article explores an argument by Forbes on why hiring a Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) is a bad idea.
Sixteen Metrics You Need to Master as You Eye Your Series B
These metrics for a successful Series B are critical data during the 18 months that separate the average startup’s Series A from Series B.
Investing in Seed Stage Startups? Toss the Financial Model!
If you are an investor in Seed stage startups, ignoring a financial model may be the best move you can make as you approach your investment decisions.