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    Perspectives
    The 10-Slide Investor Pitch Deck and How to Use It
    In his blog, Thinking on Thinking, Volition Capital Managing Partner, Larry Cheng, writes about how much he loves meeting with new companies. “To me,” he says, “it’s the oxygen of this business and the most energizing aspect of the job.” The one thing that can take the energy right out of an introductory meeting? A 20-40 page … Continued
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    Perspectives
    The Five Most Common “Unbelievable” Things Said in Pitch Meetings
    (and what you might want to say instead) Optimism is an indispensable ingredient for any successful entrepreneur. It is undeniably necessary for entrepreneurs wanting to change the world, take on larger competitors, or break new ground with new products. Optimism is the absolute friend of innovation, but it isn’t always the best friend of the … Continued
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    Perspectives
    Are You a Founder, CEO, or Entrepreneur?
    Are You a Founder, CEO, or Entrepreneur? Founders, CEOs and entrepreneurs all lead businesses. They all can be starters. They all can be builders.  They all can be disruptive value creators. Yet, for all of their commonalities, they are all quite distinctive.  They each come with their own true north. They are often focused on … Continued
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  • Volition
    On Air
    Volition Capital Managing Partner, Larry Cheng, on MSNBC OPEN Forum: How to Pitch Investors
    When you are talking to investors, they’re not just looking at the company. They’re also looking at you. Are you able to confidently address all the questions they’ll have about your business? In this week’s Where’s the Money, Larry Cheng, a managing partner at Volition Capital, joins us. He tells us what to keep in … Continued
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