Find And Assemble A DealTeam
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Find And Assemble A DealTeam

Stop trying to fundraise on your own! Learn how to find and assemble a DealTeam for your business.
4.0 (85 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
7,266 students enrolled
Created by INVESTyR DealTeam
Last updated 4/2013
English
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Price: Free
This course includes
  • 44 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What you'll learn
  • By the end of the course, you will be able to establish and utilize a DealTeam to efficiently pursue and execute a corporate finance transaction.
  • Understand the importance of the DealTeam in a financial transaction

  • Define the right DealTeam members

  • Delegating tasks to DealTeam members
  • How to hold a DealTeam accountable
  • Quantify support mechanisms of a DealTeam
Requirements
  • Student would benefit most by being a startup founder or aspiring one
Description

Have you ever tried to raise money for your business by yourself? It was probably a failed attempt or took too long, right? Having a DealTeam on your side while fundraising is the #1 way to help bring money quicker into your business. This course explains what a DealTeam is, how to recruit one, and the responsibilities once they're on board. Sign up for this continuously updated course and learn to take the stress out of the fundraising process!

Who this course is for:
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Small business owners
Course content
Expand all 19 lectures 43:53
+ What's a DealTeam?
2 lectures 04:28
What is a DealTeam?
03:03
Who Needs One?
01:25
Planning Ahead
4 questions
+ Why a DealTeam?
6 lectures 13:43
Leverage Strengths
02:41
Spread the Workload
02:03
Broader Points of Connection
02:01
Accountability Mechanism
03:45
Sounding Board / Stop Gate
01:46
Fast Fail
01:27
What tools?
9 questions
+ How to Find Members
5 lectures 07:14
Identify key skills the team requires
02:00
Look Internally first
01:35
Existing trusted relationships
01:14
Referrals
01:16
LinkedIn / Social Networks
01:09
How to Find Members?
8 questions
+ Tasks of a DealTeam
3 lectures 10:21
Build and Maintain Key Materials
02:43
Establish Online Tools
05:32
Life of a DealTeam
02:06
Life of a DealTeam?
5 questions
+ Exercises
3 lectures 08:07
List Strengths and Disqualifiers
02:01
Build Your List
01:37
Action Plan
04:29
Exercises
5 questions