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JULY 22, 2011 [Seattle, Seed Money] Didn’t Get Into TechStars? Don’t Sweat It
His/her response was a practical one, that they are running out of money and needed the TechStars’ stipend to allow them to make rent; without some cash, they’d have to get jobs. Goal: get your startup concept to enough validation, proof or traction that you can get seed money and jump to it full time. Work 9-to-5.
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APRIL 28, 2010 [Seattle, Seed Money] How to Fund a Startup
typical startup goes throughseveral rounds of funding, and at each round you want to take justenough money to reach the speed where you can shift into the nextgear. At Viaweb we got our first $10,000 ofseed money from our friend Julian, but he was sufficiently richthat its hard to say whether he should be classified as a friendor angel.