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What sort of due diligence do you do when evaluating taking a job at startup?

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I look at who has invested in the company. I also do a quick look of the people currently working at the company. You can do that through LinkedIn. If you follow the money, you can usually get a good feel of the direction of the company. Let the smart money people do the work for you. 😉

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Does their product actually solve a problem? Is the problem going to be around for a while? How crowded is the field? Do they have a moat? What is the culture like? How smart are the people that work there? Are they paying top dollar for key roles? Who invested in them? Is their business model sustainable? What is their vision moving forward?

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id probably look at the experience levels of the team

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Runway is also good to know if you can get a view of it. A company with over a year of runway will behave very, very differently than one with less than 6mo of runway

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Management team and revenue growth over the last couple years(if any)

Also take a look at the product/service. Do you believe in the venture?



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Gonna need to see a series A commitment sheet first

All great thoughts, thanks!

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