Equity Match Blog : Mistakes and Lessons Learned

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April 3, 2024

Challenges in Startup Cash Flow Management and Its Landscape

Previously from EquityMatch In our previous article in this category, we looked at Financial Mistakes to Avoid, where we looked at several common small business mistakes that could cause businesses to fail and what actions can be taken to mitigate them.  Cash Flow Management:  Startups are dynamic entities, navigating a landscape filled with challenges and […]

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April 3, 2024

Challenges in Startup Cash Flow Management and Its Landscape

Previously from EquityMatch In our previous article in this category, we looked at Financial Mistakes to Avoid, where we looked at several common small business mistakes that could cause businesses to fail and what actions can be taken to mitigate them.  Cash Flow Management:  Startups are dynamic entities, navigating a landscape filled with challenges and […]

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March 8, 2024

Financial Mistakes to Avoid: A Startup’s Guide to Success

In our previous set of articles in this category, we looked at the basics of startup budgeting…

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February 28, 2024

The Basics of Startup Budgeting and Cash Flow Management

Previously from Equity Match In our Previous set of articles in this category, we addressed various aspects of the Founder’s Dilemma, and how strategic decision making helps in overcoming them.  Startup Budgeting and Cash Flow Management Starting a new business can be an exciting and rewarding experience, but it can also be challenging. One of […]

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January 7, 2024

Psychological Underpinnings of Founder’s Dilemma

In the previous article, we looked at the various strategies that can be used to overcome the Founder’s Dilemma to establish startup success. In this part, we look at the psychological underpinnings of the founder’s dilemma and how to overcome them. To effectively address the Founder’s Dilemma, it is crucial to understand the psychological factors […]

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January 6, 2024

Strategies for Overcoming the Founder’s Dilemma

In a previous article, we addressed Understanding the Founder’s Dilemma and lessons learned. In this article, we will address how to overcome the founder’s dilemma.  Strategies for Overcoming the Founder’s Dilemma Navigating the founder’s dilemma requires combining strategic foresight, emotional intelligence, and adaptability. Founders employing a mix of strategies are better positioned to make sound […]

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January 5, 2024

Understanding the Founder’s Dilemma

Previously from Equity Match In our previous article from the “Mistakes and Lessons Learned” category, we addressed the topic Learning from Failed Startups: Case Studies in Entrepreneurship, where we looked at several case studies related to failed startups and what lessons we can learn from them. In this Article In this, we will discuss the […]

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December 30, 2023

Learning from Failed Startups: Case Studies in Entrepreneurship – Part 2 of 2

In Part 1 of this article, we looked at the cases of Juicero and Theranos in terms of startup failure. In this part, Part 2, we will look at three more case studies – Quibi, Blockbuster, and Webvan – where we address what caused these startups to fail and what lessons we can learn from […]

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December 30, 2023

Learning from Failed Startups: Case Studies in Entrepreneurship – Part 1 of 2

Previously from Equity Match In our previous article from this, the “Mistakes and Lessons Learned” category, we addressed the topic Common Startup Mistakes and How to Avoid Them, where we looked at the most common reasons for startups to fail and how to mitigate these factors.  This Article This article is composed of two parts, […]

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December 29, 2023

Common Startup Mistakes and How to Avoid Them – Part 3 of 3

A comprehensive overview of typical pitfalls and strategies to prevent them. Part 1 of this three-part article looked at Market Research, Value Propositions, and Financial Planning as aspects of a startup business that are often overlooked. Part 2 looked at Neglecting Scalability, Failure to Adapt, and Disregarding Marketing and Branding as common business mistakes made […]

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December 29, 2023

Common Startup Mistakes and How to Avoid Them – Part 2 of 3

A comprehensive overview of typical pitfalls and strategies to prevent them. In Part 1 of this three-part article, we looked at the aspects of Marketing Research, Value Propositions, and Financial Planning as those overlooked by startup companies. In part 2, we will look at Neglecting Scalability, Failure to Adapt, and Disregarding Marketing and Branding as […]

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December 8, 2023

Common Startup Mistakes and How to Avoid Them Part 1 of 3

A comprehensive overview of typical pitfalls and strategies to prevent them. In this three-part article, we will look at several common mistakes that startups make, and how to avoid them. In Part 1, we will address Market Research, Value Propositions, and Financial Planning.  Avoiding Startup Mistakes Starting a new business is an exciting and challenging […]

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