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"The not-so-secret secret here is that the key to great retention is really simple," says growth expert Susan Su.
A famous poem advises us not to compare ourselves with others, "for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself." The same holds true for startup fundraising.
Don't wait until it's too late to build your early-stage marketing team — but don't hire too hastily, either.
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Just like NYC's flooded subway system, internet infrastructure doesn't attract much attention until there's a notable failure.
The numbers don’t lie. According to DocSend, the average pitch deck is reviewed for just three minutes. And if you think a senior VC is studying the presentation your team crafted for months as
There's a kernel of truth in every joke, so whenever someone quips, "This meeting could have been an email!" you can bet that some small part of them meant it sincerely.
If you're a founder who's getting ready to knock on doors and ask strangers for money, read this first.
We're off today to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday in the United States. I hope you have a safe and relaxing weekend.
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What, exactly, are investors looking for?
This morning, Anna Heim and Alex Wilhelm dug into the EU insurtech market, interviewing European VCs and collating the biggest recent rounds to take the temperature of the waters across the pond.
News broke this morning that Bain Capital Private Equity and Crosspoint Capital Partners are purchasing Seattle-based network security startup ExtraHop.
Prospective contributors regularly ask us about which topics Extra Crunch subscribers would like to hear more about, and the answer is always the same.
Since we were off yesterday for Memorial Day, today's roundup is brief, but we'll have much more to recap on Friday.
We're off on Monday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day; I hope you have a relaxing weekend!
Lordstown Motors released its Q1 earnings yesterday, and the electric vehicle manufacturer is facing a few challenges.
Full disclosure: the second time I worked at a startup founded by Mark Pincus, his dog Zinga slept behind my desk and I was one of her favorite dog-sitters.
In an exclusive TechCrunch exposé, a founder shares the key lessons he learned while steering his startup through YC’s stringent selection process.
"I think when money's chasing money, you don't want to be the last guy holding the money. You want to be the chase."