So the end-user does not really have visibility into whether or not this can get made..."3. We've ranked 11 of the most Interesting discussion the FD community has had in FD: Discuss this year and there are some hot topics - ranging from cofounder equity to Uber and it's social impact:11. favorite quote: "My top 3 pet peeve are when management 1.Games can only get...-Founder of Play Fig, Justin Bailey, on how video game campaigns are helping fuel the next evolution of equity crowdfunding. Makes them move on before they can 'properly' finish what they are doing 2.And when you get done with that one, you still have nine left and another has popped into the queue. If you like having a healthy work-life balance, you might want to look for something else..." - Jon Crawford, Founder & CEO of Storenvy The post Founder Balance? And because of that, they're just platforms that help a creator organize their own communities in a very generic way (across some 30 different verticals).appeared first on Founder Dating."So, why aren't the current crowdfunding platforms right for games? They're trying to be all things to all people.2. Largely because campaign goals are completely divorced from the actual budget..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before.action_button:hover .count:before.u-margin-top--lg.u-margin-left--sm.u-flex.u-flex-auto.u-flex-none.bullet.
Founder Dating's top 10 competitors are e Ripple, Startup Grind, Pioneers, Co Founders Lab, moolya, Growth Geeks, RE•WORK, Nesta, Escape Hatcher and Foundersuite.Together they have raised over 1.0M between their estimated 634 employees.Entrepreneurs are all too familiar with the difficulties of finding the right cofounder to help launch a startup.For hardware enthusiasts, the biggest improvement is granularity.
Recognizing that the word “hardware” can mean “wearables” or “3D printing,” or “connected devices” depending on whom you ask, Founder Dating now lets users search for partners using very specific keywords like “mechanical engineering” and “industrial design.” “We’re really trying to make it much more likely that hardware people can find and learn from each other,” Alter said.
If VCs don't have access to bankable startups, they won't do a lot of investing.