Mastering the VC Game

A VC insider reveals how start-ups can successfully finance and launch their venture.

Finding the right VC for you and your company can be a challenging task. Bussgang’s recounting of his experience gives a unique perspective on the VC world and is a compelling read for entrepreneurs.

- Tony Hsieh, CEO,

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An essential, insider’s guide to the secrets of the world of venture capital, written by one of the few people who have played on both sides of this high-stakes game. In it, you will find detailed insights, colorful stories, and practical advice gathered from entrepreneur-turned-VC Jeffrey Bussgang’s own experience, as well as from interviews with dozens of the most successful players on both sides of the game, including Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman.

Click here to see the VCs and entrepreneurs that were interviewed for the book.

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    A portion of the author’s proceeds will be donated to Endeavor, a non-profit dedicated
    to transforming emerging market economies through entrepreneurship.
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