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How do I break into VC? Currently a manager in BizOps, and have experience helping a Startup raise their series A. Any pointers from people who have done this?

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Just saw this - do you mean being a VC? Get in with a firm, start networking, take pitches from everyone. You need to be developing the eye/nose/whatever as much as the resources.

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