Startups are a Risky Business

(Podcast Episode: Gimlet 4: Startups are a Risky Business)
In 2 paragraphs (about 10 sentences) double-spaced, answer the following questions:
1) Did anything surprise you about some of the reasons why investors choose to invest in companies?
2) If you were Alex, what metrics do you think you would pay attention to in order to show how your business is
“derisked”?
3) How does this week’s podcast tie into other things we’ve learned in class so far?

Sample Solution

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