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November 13, 2015

This week we have some really hard to find content presented in Istanbul at the Webrazzi Summit. Check out Brendan Baker's five pitch mistakes and Dalton Caldwell, YCombinator Partner, talking about choosing a startup idea.

Brendan was formerly with AngelList and Greylock. Check out what he's doing now... Not a startup but definitely want to invest in his work. 

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5 Pitch Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Brendan Baker

"A pitch is is a sequence of story arcs"

How to Choose an Idea

Dalton Caldwell

"Why are you excited to work on this? Is this excitement contagious?"

Mobile, ecosystems and the death of PCs

Benedict Evans

"So, 'real work' changes with new tools - first the tools fit the work, and then the work changes to fit the tools"

How Much Cash Should Your SaaS Startup Burn?

Tomasz Tunguz

"The goal of this exercise is to determine exactly how far into the future the business must be in order to raise money at an increased valuation relative to the last round if multiples halve"

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