- Recognize the range of alternative funding sources to new ventures and alternative investor strategies. With a particular focus on the expected rate of growth for different types of products and markets as well as the different type of investor most appropriate for the different growth phases of a company
- Venture capital, angel funds, loans, state support, crowd funding
- FFF: Friends, Fools and Family. Personal guarantees and the risks of failure
- Cash flow and growth
- Ticket size and planning for VC exit. Funding across stages and public offerings.