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The Importance of Benchmarking

Why adherence to best practices can sustain your corporate innovation program

1. Set Clear Goals & Relevant Strategy

2. Build Infrastructure, Because “Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance”

3. Be Selective & Structure Transactions According to Market Terms

4. Manage Your Innovation Portfolio & Exit When Appropriate

5. Focus on Internal & External Communications

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Thoughts on corporate VC from the team at Touchdown Ventures, the leading provider of managed venture capital for corporations.

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Scott Lenet

Founder of Touchdown Ventures & DFJ Frontier, USC & UCLA adjunct professor, father of twins, Philly sports Phan, Forbes & TechCrunch contributor