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The mere thought of pitch meetings can be nerve-wracking to many founders. In fact, the National Institute of Mental Health cites that 75% of people say public speaking is their number one fear. Understandably, pitching answering questions on-the-fly can make anyone nervous.
No one wants to…
Lastly, no one wants to fail.
The truth is, “no” is the default answer in the world of fundraising
To make matters worse, one bad meeting can make an impression on the entire investor community. If a startup has potential, investors share it with their colleagues. But if a pitch goes wrong, they share that too!
“Venture capital basically runs on gossip and FOMO. You try to get gossip on which companies are killing it, you try to get in, and then you try to create FOMO for everyone else. Rinse, repeat.”
– Magdalena Kala, VP of Consumer Investing at Bain Capital Private Equity
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