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The Startup

A Guide For Emerging Managers

How to Raise Your First Fund With SpringTime Ventures’ Matt Blomstedt

Part 3 of 4: Pursuing Leads & Getting to Yes


  1. Tap into your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd degree network to cast a wide net when looking for potential investors to build support before your search becomes more targeted.
  2. Set deadlines and create a sense of urgency to quickly build momentum and get LP commitments.
  3. Communication is key when…



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