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Unlock Metrics on Your Investors and Your Competitors

Investors care about metrics, especially your startup’s metrics –number of non-paying customers versus paying customers, customer’s lifetime value, growth rate, total revenue month over month, and the list goes on and on. A lot of times, they’re using data tools to evaluate these metrics even before you pitch them. For example, Mattermark allows investors to […]

August 18, 2015 By Marketing Hyde Park Angels

Are You Ready to Raise?

This post is part of the Entrepreneurial Education Series, which brings together successful, influential entrepreneurs and investors to teach entrepreneurs everything they need to know about early-stage investment through events, articles, videos, and more. If you are interested in learning more about raising a round, save the date for “Early Stage Investment 101” on June […]

March 24, 2015 By Alida Miranda-Wolff

What You Gain When You Bootstrap

This post is part of the Hyde Park Angels Entrepreneurial Education Series, which brings together successful, influential entrepreneurs and investors to teach entrepreneurs everything they need to know about early-stage investment through events, articles, videos, and more. If you are interested in learning more about whether to raise a fund, register for “Are You Ready […]

February 24, 2015 By Marketing Hyde Park Angels

Identifying the Right Metrics to Measure Traction

This post is part of the Hyde Park Angels Entrepreneurial Education Series, which brings together successful, influential entrepreneurs and investors to teach entrepreneurs everything they need to know about early-stage investment through events, articles, videos, and more. Like market size, traction is a term that gets thrown around in investment and entrepreneurial circles all the […]

February 10, 2015 By Alida Miranda-Wolff