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Top 10 books for startup owners

Top-10 books for startup founders 1. Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup – By Bill Aulet 2. Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers – By Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur 3. The Startup Owner’s Manual:...

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We don’t sign NDA’s

Cottonwood Technology Fund never signs a NDA. Cottonwood reviews around 800 pitch decks per year. If the NDA-period is three or five years we need to track thousands of NDA-agreements. We are not willing to pay the legal fees to review...

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A perfect pitch deck is very important to get the right attention. Cottonwood reviews around 800 up to 1,000 pitch decks per year. Cottonwood’s main criteria are: strong IP, disruptive technology (which can be used in multiple product lines and/or...

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