Six Key Things Crypto Startups Should Know About Finance
Crypto founders need to think differently about several key aspects of running a business and bridging it to the traditional financial world.
Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) Process for Startups
An S&OP process aligns demand, supply, and financial planning to help your startup manage cash and develop a resilient supply chain.
Cash Management & Supply Chain Challenges of Startups
For startups with inventory, effectively managing working capital is essential for both survival early on and the ability to scale.
Surviving Due Diligence, Part 4: Quality of Earnings
Preparing a Quality of Earnings (QoE) report is a valuable step a startup can take before entering substantial due diligence with a buyer.
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.
Taking a Look at Alternative Financing Options for Consumer Startups
Venture funding isn’t the only way to grow a consumer brand. Using alternative funding early can allow you to prove your concept and attract VC investment for later stages.
What to Look for When Hiring a Fractional CFO for Your Startup
Hiring a fractional CFO for your startup? Here are five areas to examine closely, with key considerations and questions to ask.
What’s a Good LTV:CAC Ratio for a SaaS Startup?
Maintaining a healthy LTV:CAC ratio around 3:1 helps your SaaS startup achieve the right balance of growth and profitability.
Fintech Landscape in 2022: Insights from a Fintech Co-Founder
Few industries received more VC investment than fintech in 2021, and many industry observers predict 2022 will be another banner year.
How to Lower Your Investment Risk in a Startup
To lower your financial risk of investing in a startup, scrutinize these six areas closely during due diligence.