Silicon Valley Business School

Raising Finance: The Startup Business Plan
Free Extracts from the Raising Finance for Startups Course
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  • Video ~ The Business Plan

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  • Video ~ Target Big Markets
Since founding Sequoia Capital in 1972, Don Valentine has financed many of the companies (Apple, Oracle, Electronic Arts, NVIDIA, Cisco, Google, YouTube, etc.) that have been Silicon Valley's biggest technology and business success stories. In this video, he describes some of the insights that allowed him to lead Sequoia through decades of disruptive changes, creating several new industries along the way.

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