I’ve Been in Venture Capital for Two Months. Here’s What Still Makes No Sense

Leah Fessler
Dec 22, 2020 · 7 min read
Tryna see the forrest through the trees

People often ask me how I got into VC. It’s a difficult question to answer because the truth isn’t sexy or fun. Getting hired in VC was a winding, frustrating, and often draining process during which I repeatedly convinced myself this wasn’t the path I wanted to take, then reignited interest. I’m happy to share the nitty gritty with anyone who asks. While I…