MicroConf On Air: Bootstrapping v. Venture Capital - What is the Right Move?

November 03, 2021 00:29:42
MicroConf On Air: Bootstrapping v. Venture Capital - What is the Right Move?
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MicroConf On Air: Bootstrapping v. Venture Capital - What is the Right Move?
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Show Notes

Should you bootstrap your business or get venture capital? If you're a bootstrapping startup and things get tight, you may consider vc funding for startups instead. But is it the right move? Or maybe you did get venture capital, and now you're wishing you hadn't. In today's video, I'll help you understand both options so you can make the best decision for your SaaS business or startup.

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