[animated presentation] The Secret Ingredient in Kickstarting Ideas that Spread Far and Wild

Inspring stories of successful entrepreneurs, artists, visionaries who follow their passion for an idea. They all share a healthy disrespect for the traditional way of getting things done and a flair for the New Media. Key viral marketing strategies and the secret ingredient in their success revealed…

This is the 3 minute, click-to-advance, version of a talk I gave last week at The Israeli Forum of High-Tech Executives in NY hosted by Shibolet.

Featuring: Cindy Gallop, Amanda Hocking, Diaspora, Kickstarter, Asaf Avidan and the Mojos, Emotiv Epoc EEG, Seth Godin’s first Domino Project title Poke The Box and more.

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And the auto play YouTube version:

How to Successfully Finance Your Startup in Every Stage of Development

This presentation, used in a recent New Media Entrepreneurship Workshop for Israeli Startup founders, covers:

  1. The pros and cons of different equity capital sources (financing by founders, friends and family, angels and Venture Capitals).
  2. How to create and deliver effective investment raising presentations.
  3. The big DOs and DON’Ts of investment raising presentations.

This presentation was featured in Slideshare and you can view it in full screen by clicking the view button below.

Here’s a list recommended resources for entrepreneurs looking to get deeper understanding of the subject:

  1. The Startup Company Bible For Entrepreneurs: The Complete Guide For Building Successful Companies And Raising Venture Capital
  2. Angel Investing: Matching Startup Funds with Startup Companies — A Guide for Entrepreneurs, Individual Investors, and Venture Capitalists
  3. The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Finance & Business: Wealth Creation Techniques for Growing a Business
  4. The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything
  5. The Four Steps to the Epiphany
  6. Deal Terms – The Finer Points of Venture Capital Deal Structures, Valuations, Term Sheets, Stock Options and Getting VC Deals Done (Inside the Minds)