Venture Capital – The Ultimate Short Venture Capital Guide
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Venture Capital – The Ultimate Short Venture Capital Guide

How do venture capitalists think? Learn how to pitch your startup, apply for venture capital and write business plans.
4.7 (12 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
4,005 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2016
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • understand how venture capital firms operate and what they expect from you as an applicant
  • present your startup company properly
  • write business plans that convince venture capitalists to invest into your business
  • understand how prototypes, mvps and finished products influence venture capital deals
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Requirements
  • No prior knowledge required.
Description

„Leon changed my life!!! I took this course only two days before I had a pitch at a large venture capital firm. I did not know how to structure my presentation, never wrote a business plan and did not seem to understand what venture capitalists want from me. After only 1 1/2 hours of watching this course, i felt fully prepared. AND…the venture capital firm invested in my startup. Thank YOU SO SO MUCH LEON!!!!“

- (Steve T., MN, USA)

„I am a venture capitalist with 15 years experience and I have to say that this course baffles me. Leon put a very thought-through course together which displays how we venture capitalists think. I know him from a couple of meetings at his company. He’s is brilliant young man.“ 

(Martin K., Amsterdam, Holland) 

Welcome to the #1 comprehensible venture capital course on Udemy!

Leon Chaudhari is a 7-figure entrepreneur, CEO of two companies, advisor for several startups in Berlin, an author, and award-winning inventor. 

In this course, Chaudhari gives deep insides into the world of venture capital firms. The knowledge he teaches is NOT theoretical. All knowledge taught in this course has been applied and tested. This course provides the ultimate starter pack for young entrepreneurs and those who want to apply for venture capital. 

Chaudhari’s companies applied for venture capital and received it. Nevertheless, Leon has seen more than one perspective. He has also been on the other side, listening to startup pitches and deciding whether to invest or not. 

What will you learn in this course? 

> After taking this course, you will have a deep understanding of how venture capital firms operate and what they expect from you as an applicant 

> You will be able to present your startup properly 

> You will be able to write business plans that convince venture capitalists to invest into your business 

> You will be able to use 2 incredible spreadsheets in order to structure financial data within your startup 

If you got any questions, you can text Mr. Chaudhari or the Institute of Applied Education at any time. We offer 24/7/365 FREE support. 

What are you still waiting for? Sign up now!

Who is the target audience?
  • Hard-working students who are willing to succeed
  • Startup founders who want to apply for venture capital now or in the future
  • Everyone who is interested in startups and how to make money
Curriculum For This Course
37 Lectures
01:15:59
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Welcome!
5 Lectures 06:07

Welcome!

Preview 00:44

Information about me and a short bio. 

Preview 03:21

My social media accounts and ways you can reach me 24/7. 

Social Media & 365 Days/Year Support
00:24

In this video we will talk about the main skills you will acquire in this course. 

What You Will Learn In This Course
01:15

Just a little request. Please write where you are from and why you are taking this course into the Q&A section. 

Personal Request #1
00:23
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Introduction
9 Lectures 26:07

A brief description of what venture capital actually is.

What Is Venture Capital?
01:24

Some interesting ways you can use venture capital in your business. 

What Can Venture Capital Be Used For?
02:40

Specific reasons why venture capital could be important to your business. 

Why Should You Apply For Venture Capital?
01:49

There are also many reasons why you should not apply for venture capital. Here are some of them...

Why Should You Not Apply For Venture Capital?
05:02

No excuses. Here is how you can find them. 

Where Can I Find Venture Capitalists?
02:48

What should you look out for when wanting to find the right venture capitalist? Here are some criteria...

Finding The Right Venture Capitalist
04:25

An introduction video for a document included in this course which gives you the adress of hundreds of venture capitalists. 

Verified Allocated List Of Venture Capitalists Globally
00:39

Here are some ways you can use to get in contact with vcs and get the opportunity to pitch your startup idea. 

How Can You Apply For Venture Capital?
05:06

Which one is the most important? 

Money, Advice or Connections?
02:14
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Preparing A Startup Pitch - The Ultimate 10 Step Formula
16 Lectures 28:58

How does startup pitching work? What should you look out for? 

Introduction To Startup Pitching
03:20

In this video I will introduce you to a couple of strategies for better pitches. 

Preview 05:13

You want to receive more venture capital? Then watch this video. 

Preview 04:10

10 Steps that will make your startup pitch 10x better. 

Overview 10 Step Formula
01:00

What should you include on your welcome slide? 

Step 1: Welcome!
00:54

What is the problem that you want to solve? Here is how to present that problem properly to venture capitalists. 

Step 2: Problem
01:32

Do you got the pain killer? If so, this video will show you how to present it. 

Step 3: Solution to the Problem
01:11

What does your product look like? Which functions does it have? Here's how to structure them. 

Step 4: Product Description
01:35

What's the underlying business model of your startup? 

Step 5: Business Model
00:37

A video about how to present the right distribution and marketing mechanisms in your startup pitch. 

Step 6: Marketing & Distribution
01:02

What does your competition look like? Are they better/worse? 

Step 7: Competitive Analysis
01:42

Who's in your team? Why? 

Step 8: Team Management
00:55

Where will you be in 3 years time? 

Step 9: Bottom Up Analysis
01:21

How will you use the venture capitalist's money? Where are you at with your project? 

Step 10: Achievements, State of Project and Usage of Possible Venture Capital
01:08

What happens if you succeed? What happens if you fail? 

What Happens After The Startup Pitch?
02:45

Here are some great videos of startup pitches. 

Great Startup Pitches - Offpage Videos
00:33
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Writing Your Own Startup Business Plan 101
5 Lectures 14:01

It is not the main factor but still is important writing a business plan. 

Why Is a Business Plan So Important For Venture Capitalists?
04:47

Crush your competition with the way you structure & present your business plan.

Work With Your Business Plan & Crush Your Competition
02:04

Here is an amazing template with which it will be much easier for you to create great business plans. 

Writing A Business Plan Step-by-Step
04:12

Learn how to work with this startup calculation spreadsheet. 

Preview 01:32

Learn how to work with this startup calculation spreadsheet. 

Working With Calculation Spreadsheet 2
01:26
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Resource Section
2 Lectures 00:46

An introduction video to the attached course slides (pdf). 

CRASHCOURSE Presentation Slides (pdf)
00:23

Thank you
00:23

Startup Pitching Quiz #1
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