Despite averaging 57 percent more investor meetings than their peers, black female founders raised less money than any other demographic in 2021—the only teams not to break the $1M mark in funding averages.
DocSend’s 2021 pre-seed fundraising research shows that investors are spending more time on three key deck sections: competitive landscape, product readiness, and business model. Here's how founders can put this data into action.
A story-based elevator pitch and a well-written pitch deck can do much of the work it takes to raise venture capital. In this post, founders can learn the art of storytelling with the skill of brevity during the fundraising process.