Silicon Valley can’t handle hard conversations — and it’s hurting entrepreneurs
|04/26/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- There’s a growing lack of transparency in Silicon Valley boardrooms, and startup founders report that they’re deprived of mentorship.
- Founders report that investors are often unable to engage in difficult conversations.
Last year, the amount of available venture capital within the US swelled to a staggering $71.9 billion — the second largest amount of available venture capital since the previous record of $76.8 billion in 2015. While this influx of new funding is making it easier for entrepreneurs to kick start their companies, it’s presenting a new set of problems of its own.