Misconceptions of Entrepreneurs About Venture Capitalists


 
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Misconceptions of Entrepreneurs About Venture Capitalists
Jaap de Jonge, Editor
An interesting article for both entrepreneurs, venture capitalists (VCs) and corporate finance specialists is "6 Myths about Venture Capitalists" by Diane Mulcahy (HBR, May 2013). Mulcahy, a former VC and now director of private equity at the Ewing Marion Kaufman Foundation, says that entrepreneurs often feel "as if they are in the back seat" when dealing with VCs. This is caused by six myths or misconceptions about VCs and what they are offering:
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