How to get approved for commercial warehouse lease for startup

25M, just started a new supplement business. I’ve saved up enough capital from previous job/selling old belongings to cover at least the first year of warehouse rent for a 3 yr lease. However, they want to see tax returns and proof of income and whatnot. I have good credit (from paying off student loans) , … Continue reading “How to get approved for commercial warehouse lease for startup”

Superhuman’s Rahul Vohra asks 6 VCs how to raise funding when the sky is falling

Rahul Vohra Contributor Share on Twitter Rahul Vohra is the founder and CEO of email app Superhuman. When I wrote about how to run your startup in a downturn, the world was on the brink of recession. The economy contracted sharply — and the effects of the 2020 recession will persist. If you are a … Continue reading “Superhuman’s Rahul Vohra asks 6 VCs how to raise funding when the sky is falling”

How to Lead Your Business Through Times of Uncertainty

To say that the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing economic crisis has created immense challenges for entrepreneurs and business owners is an understatement. Like the 2007 to 2009 economic collapse, the downturn happened so quickly. Both have been compared to the Great Depression in its catastrophic impact, but that’s where the similarities end. This is my … Continue reading “How to Lead Your Business Through Times of Uncertainty”

How to Safely Return to the Office During COVID-19

In some areas of the world, lockdown orders are lifting, businesses are reopening, and many are hoping for a return to normalcy. As a leader, it’s a daily balancing act. I need to run a business, but I also need to ensure my employees are protected and have a safe work environment. The response to … Continue reading “How to Safely Return to the Office During COVID-19”

How to validate a product idea ethically?

I often see the suggestion of building a landing page to validate a product idea: build the page, pretend as if the product is almost ready, and either have the user enter an email for a notification when it's done, or even go so far as to have them "checkout", only to find it's not … Continue reading “How to validate a product idea ethically?”

Tuesday Operational Roundtable – A Forum to Ask About Legal, Accounting, Project Management, or How to Get Started

Welcome to this week’s Operational Roundtable Thread. Ask about anything related to legal, accounting, project management, or how to get started. Don’t be shy. The purpose of this is to learn and share ideas and methodologies with one another. Any question is a good question! If you are answering questions, remember to be kind and … Continue reading “Tuesday Operational Roundtable – A Forum to Ask About Legal, Accounting, Project Management, or How to Get Started”