Never Been Promoted Podcast with Thomas Helfrich
In this engaging episode of "Never Been Promoted," host Thomas Helfrich dives into an insightful conversation with Brian Mac Mahon, the Head Honcho at Expert Dojo, renowned as the most active VC group globally. Brian discusses his entrepreneurial journey, transitioning from startup roots to venture capital expertise, and delves into the intricacies of securing venture capital, the importance of timing, and the essential dos and don'ts for entrepreneurs seeking funding.
About Brian Mac Mahon:
Brian Mac Mahon, a seasoned expert at Expert Dojo, has a rich background in entrepreneurship and venture capital. He has been instrumental in approximately 280 individual investments in scalable companies targeting billion-dollar valuations. Brian's unique approach blends the rigorous discipline of venture capital investment with a keen emphasis on growth hacking and meritocracy, offering invaluable insights into the startup ecosystem.
In this Episode:
Why execution matters more than perseverance in the realm of startups.
The necessity of understanding customer needs and effectively communicating your product's value.
The idea is to develop a product that deeply resonates with customers, surpassing the minimum viable product standard.
"Entrepreneurs can be very lazy with outreach, but it's impossible to build a lovable product if we're not very close with those customers and how they are engaging." — Brian Mac Mahon
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Website (Company): https://expertdojo.com/
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