Entries by AdAstra

Week 9: Raising Capital & Growth Plan

This week we focused on capital raising and growth plans. We invited local investors to join us to share their investor perspectives and supplement our discussions with real life investor/entrepreneur simulations. Kristina Chang, President of Westlake International Group; Craig Lee, angel investor; Nina Saberi, President of Castille Ventures; Andy White, Managing Partner of Keshif Ventures […]

Week 8: The Art of Negotiation & Team Building

This week we decided to make all our sessions purely internal and give our mentors a week off. We focused on the art of negotiation, capturing attention with a humble brag, and building a personal board of directors. We continue to encouraging our founders to practice the skill of incorporating only the feedback that resonates […]