Choice of investors is as important as who you marry

Marc Andreessen, founder of early browser company Netscape and venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, Ron Conway: Founder at venture capital firm SV Angel, and Parker Conrad: Founder at startup HR software company Zenefits, talk about questions to ask yourself after investor meetings to identify investors that could be most beneficial to your startup.


1. Write down a checklist of attributes you need a potential investor to fulfill before you will consider doing a deal with them, such as:
- Do you feel like you respect this person?
- Do you feel like you have learned a lot from talking with them?
- Do they get your idea?
- Do they have good insight into the idea?


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