Episode

45

Are People Less Upfront in California?

LISTEN ON:

YouTube iconSpotify iconApple Podcast iconInstagram icon

Noah

We notice a funny dynamic in business when you a person asks you to follow up with them and then you never hear from them again.

Episode Description

We notice a funny dynamic in business when you a person asks you to follow up with them and then you never hear from them again. On this content-rich internal episode, Noah and Rex Pflueger chat about how "yes" often means "no" in California, when too much on the resume is a red flag, who really is the decision maker at a large investment firm, what we define as the "best" investment partners, and more.

Episode Breakdown

0:00- Intro

2:08- Filtering who is a good contact

3:47- Why does "yes" mean "no" now?

6:40- When too much on the resume is a red flag

7:40- Who is the decision maker?

10:15- Hot take: The best VCs are semi-retired

12:26- The definition of a best VC: returns vs. value-add

16:10- The change in investor accreditation status

18:22- Outro

Join the community

Become a part of the Athletes & Assets™ community and never miss an episode.

More Episodes

View all episodes

Vasu Kulkarni is obsessed with basketball and shares valuable Venture Capital insights

Vasu Kulkarni is the self-proclaimed biggest pick-up hoops fans in the world.

Learn more

4/18/2023

These Small Businesses Are Raking in CASH w/ NFL QB Jeff Driskel

We chat about ETA (Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition), what Jeff looks for in a small business, and what the process looks like end to end.

Learn more

3/28/2024

Why NFL WR Marques Colston Is Going ALL IN On Investing

Marques Colston is raising $100 million to invest in cash flowing disruptive companies in sports

Learn more

4/8/2024