HOW DO YOU HANDLE INBOUND INVESTOR INTEREST WHEN YOU’RE NOT RAISING?

Answered by: Natalie Sandman, Senior Associate

Category: Partnership & Fundraising

A common question I get from founders is “How do I handle inbound investor interest when we’re not raising?” As a VC-backed founder, there’s a constant tension between building a company and building relationships with investors.

While you can always tell a VC to get lost, it’s not always the best strategy for keeping your options open in the future. This post shares a few tips for how to best respond to VCs, reasons why you may want to reconsider saying no to conversation request, and how to best leverage investor conversations.

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