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Eric-Alan Rapp, Co-founder & CEO, Homemate

September 18, 2017 – From founder to venture capitalist, and now, back to being a founder: Eric-Alan has seen most startup pitfalls and has gathered 10 Ways to Avoid Battle Scars.

Here’s three of Eric-Alan’s 10 Ways to Avoid Battle Scars. Watch the video for all the details.

  1. Pick the right investors: Be sure to get investors onboard who you trust, are patient and long-term focused – and stick to one (1!) share class. Watch the video to learn why.
  2. Keep going: Even though you’re walking through hell, keep going – but know when to pivot.
  3. Company before ego: Ensure that nobody is irreplaceable – not even the founders.