How to Manage Venture Capital Investor Feedback

5min Business

by 5min Business

In Chapter 10 of 17 Internet entrepreneur and SimpleGeo CTO Joe Stump learns to work with venture capitalists (VCs) after taking a Series A financing round. He shares the VCs provide a strong checks and balances feedback system that helps a business accelerate growth and refine product. He notes that while criticism around products is usually valid, acting on the feedback should be a startup team responsibility and not a VC responsibility. Stump is the co-founder and CTO at SimpleGeo.