skip to Main Content

The key2investors blog

How to convince investors

Understand why your startup is worth investing in, then simply explain this well to investors!
Yes, that’s great advice from Paul Graham. But how exactly do you do that?

white spring notebook

Are early stage startup valuations fixed or individual? How investors like Frank Thelen see that.

I spent some days in Latvia in January 2019 on training B2B startups in an accelerator about negotiation tactics. There were some questions coming up…

goal review

How to become investor-ready

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you start looking for an investor for your startup. There are so many websites offering advice on what to…

People meeting

Understanding startup valuation: How to prepare for your first investor meeting

As my mother always said, “It takes money to make money.” But particularly for early-stage startups, it can be difficult to tell investors exactly why…

people using notebook

Investor-Readiness Goes Digital with virtual:labs

It's the end of the year and being an entrepreneur, you probably have already started to plan ahead for 2019. Thinking about what you want…

women meeting

5 Actions for Female Founders When Raising Venture Capital

“Too few female-led startups are getting investor-funded” – when this message kept coming up in various startup blogs and websites in the last few weeks…


Write the Perfect Investment Teaser with the Sample Text

The short answer? By putting in the effort and preparing well. Sorry if we just spoiled all the fun and excitement, but our consulting experience has…


Startup Valuation Resources

Early-stage startup valuation can be challenging. When it comes to selecting the right valuation method there is no single best choice. Different people – including investors…

Glass bottles

Resources for becoming Investor-Ready

In this post you'll find a list of resources about marketing, fundraising and other topics founders and entrepreneurs should know about when they want to…

marketing chalk board

Startup Marketing Resources

How to create a good marketing strategy for your startup Creating a good marketing strategy for your startup is an important part of making your…

Hello fearless entrepreneur!

Would you like to get the occasional update about new blog posts, new content and new tools for making your startup investor-ready?

Back To Top

In order to continuously improve our website we are using cookies. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on cookies please consult our data privacy policy. Please click “I accept” to continue. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.