Top 10 Lies of VCs

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Top 10 Lies of VCs

  1. 1. Top Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists Guy Kawasaki CEO, Garage Technology Ventures
  2. 2. 1 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We can make a quick decision.”
  3. 3. 2 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “I liked your company, but my partners didn’t.”
  4. 4. 3 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “If you get a lead, we’ll follow.”
  5. 5. 4 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “Show us some traction, and we’ll invest.
  6. 6. 5 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We have lots of dry powder.”
  7. 7. 6 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We’re investing in your team.”
  8. 8. 7 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We saw this coming, so we didn’t invest in B2B or B2C.”
  9. 9. 8 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “This is a vanilla term sheet.”
  10. 10. 9 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We can open the doors for you at major companies.”
  11. 11. 01 Top Ten Lies of Venture CapitalistsTop Ten Lies of Venture Capitalists “We like early-stage investing.”

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