VCs are pulling back from their 2021 peak, and as a result, raising a strong Series A is getting harder. (TechCrunch)
So how do you know when your company is ready? That’s a hard question to answer. According to the startup incubator Y Combinator, it’s a combination of enough traction and the founders’ ability to tell a good story.
One thing you CAN and MUST do, however, is making sure you’re ready when the right time comes.
That’s why I wanted to share this Series A fundraising checklist.
Here are some of the proof points:
🔹 Traction (demonstrable >10% growth)
🔹 Product-market fit
🔹 Proven scalability & unit economics
🔹 Clear, compelling narrative
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