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Patent filing costs and equity

Max Avroutski

January 18th, 2017

I would caution against using anyone for any purposes related to patent writing or filing who is claiming to be "patent SOMEONE" without showing several... More

Sourabh Nagar Revenue Growth- Cloud-Enabled Technology Solutions

January 18th, 2017

Hi Siarhei, Greetings for the day!! Happy New year. To start with I agree with the point which is already mentioned by other fellow members "If... More

Nicolas Form

January 18th, 2017

I agree with Bob. Most of the time, whatever your idea is, you can make it "by hand" before automating it with an app or a web platform. Try first... More

hannahtoku lesli WELL AM VERY KIND AND LONELY SINGLE LADY MOOD

January 18th, 2017

You could have a waiting list, or do a "pre-order" approach while you work on the MVP, to get an idea of how interested people are. Make sure to write... More

Christoph Ranaweera

January 18th, 2017

I did it around 3 years ago. Not sure how the LA program exactly works and what changed in the 3 years but it should still apply: 1. expect intensive... More

Max Avroutski

January 18th, 2017

I would caution against using anyone for any purposes related to patent writing or filing who is claiming to be "patent SOMEONE" without showing several... More

David Feng Co-Founder at Reamaze, Clearalias, and Roninapp.

January 18th, 2017

You should be doing most of the communicating. Not your slides. Therefore, 60 slides is about 50-55 too many. You should be able to explain your idea,... More

Steve Owens

January 17th, 2017

Idea to 10x+ exit experience.

Alexis Rhyner Zesty + Enthusiastic x Adventurous = Me

January 17th, 2017

Hola Mateo, felicidades! Having lived in Los Angeles for 4 years myself, I can tell you that you will enjoy the city very much. Have you heard of... More

Filip Valica Product Development Engineer (Mechanical)

January 17th, 2017

No. As Steve O mentioned, there are faster ways of validating the market. Crowdfunding is for teams that have an audience already. Think of it as... More

Robbe Nagel Interested and Motivated Teenage Entrepreneur

January 17th, 2017

According to the information given, you are building an online business. The fact that it is an online business, I think there is no problem at all... More

Jagadesan Ganesan A seasoned tech guy. Into Conversational commerce.

January 17th, 2017

@Steve Owens, Can you please name a few such companies ?

Steve Owens

January 17th, 2017

We have several customers who have tried this. They spend about $25K to $50K in direct marketing cost, a couple of months of time, and usually get... More

victor jack Web delveloper

January 17th, 2017

Don't worry too much on the pricing, instead think more of the quality terms. As the prize increase so will it be with the quality. If u want to have... More

Tim Titus Multiple startup founder, 1 exit

January 17th, 2017

I like Guy Kawasaki's method: 10/20/30 10 slides 20 minutes 30 pt. font minimum

Patrick Hidalgo

January 17th, 2017

It depends on how much total time you are given andwhat round/who the audience is. For example, if you only have a total of ten minutes and that includes... More

Travis Johnson Founder executing on high levels of EQ and results

January 17th, 2017

Building a team can be one of the most difficult elements of a early stage startup but here is my 2 cents in less then 2 minutes. If you are the... More

Marc Rowen

January 17th, 2017

Actually, having done both marketing and development, I would challenge the assertion marketing cannot iterate week by week (or more generally sprint... More

Alexandre Azevedo

January 17th, 2017

It is important to remember that, once you are "building a website", your goal now is to VALIDATE your business model. Hence, Facebook (and other... More

David Fadayomi Strategy & Planning | MobBrains Consulting Group

January 16th, 2017

@Siarhei - here's a recommendation that might prove helpful, they're called venturepact. They match you with a range of qualified software developers... More