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Mark Buffington offers seasoned insight into the ethical and market nuances crucial for founders and investors participating in the Innovation Economy through VC.
Explore why the language used in startup pitches impacts VC decisions. Harvard study reveals abstract language can make or break your pitch.
Gain insights from a 30-year veteran in investment and advisory roles. Mark Buffington shares vital wisdom for founders at the starting line.
BIP Ventures uses system architecture to prioritize clarity of information and build investor trust. As it does, the firm enhances the brand and extends its values.
Mastering VC Metrics: Learn what TVPI, DPI, and IRR mean and how these key metrics shape venture capital fund performance for more informed investing.
BIP Ventures' CTO John Harris explores the pivotal role of data science and AI on Venture Capital, and shares ways to spot a VC that is using the technologies effectively.
Generative AI pitch deck tools like ChatGPT are changing how startup founders connect with investors to secure funding and what gets results.
In this MB on VC article, we share how BIP Ventures and Atlanta's Year of the Youth initiative empowered Marcus, an APS student, to consider his future as an entrepreneur and leader.
Bloom Health emerged when personal challenge, entrepreneurial drive, and expertise merged to give women a science-based, personalized period tracker.
Discover key players in the startup funding journey, from bootstrapping to venture capital, as you navigate the path to entrepreneurial success.
BIP Ventures has witnessed how purpose and grit drive startup success. We know the power of intrinsic motivation and seek founders with that quality.
If you're building a startup business that resolves a real and current need, now is the time, and Atlanta is the right place to build your tech startup.
Discover the power of resilience for founders navigating startup success. Learn more and download the free Performance Engineering Playbook.
From disaster relief to construction, the Virtual Badge digital badge solution puts safety and efficiency first for workforce. This interview with Georges Duplessy shares lessons for other founders about problem-solving, goal-setting, and preparation.
Founding a startup takes mental toughness and mental flexibility. Entrepreneurs who create balance build more successful businesses and positive impact.
To create startup success, which is most important: the Track, the Jockey, or the Horse? VCs don't always agree. See what we argue for and why.
Startup success relies on how well you satisfy the market. These seven tips help founders listen, adapt, evolve, and scale the company.
For entrepreneurs, understanding what to prioritize for managing a startup in lean economic times will help you endure and emerge stronger than the competition.
The final post in the Performance Engineering series covers how to attract, retain, and develop the right people for your startup's success.
For startups pitching at Startup Showdown, the process is as useful as the investment prize. Doxci CEO Issac Hicks shares wisdom to help other founders.
Startups that keep or grow marketing and sales efforts in a recessed market are more resilient long-term. Learn what to sustain and how.
All of startups' questions answered about how to raise venture capital in 2023, considering what VCs want, market dynamics, and success factors.
Given the events with SVB, SignatureNY, and the FDIC, a guide to understanding the impact on VC investments and exits for founders and investors.
This third Performance Engineering post focuses on growth fundamentals, including customer targeting, value propositions, and messaging.
This Resilience Fundamentals series for startups post focuses on how to build a clear financial view of your business, revenue, and spending.