What’s the best way to raise your series A?

Ed Sim (Founder and Managing Partner @ Boldstart Ventures)
The 4 Kinds of Series A Rounds in Enterprise — Medium

The 4 kinds of A rounds: No A round. Sucks. — self explanatory. Vision A round, super hard — raise on the promise and pre-launch, on the vision, huge market with the killer team that can build and scale. sometimes easier to raise on the promise and the expectations of amazing success than after the launch. Metrics A round, easier — killer metrics, repeatable growth and predictable sales model, used to be $80–$100k MRR/$1mm ARR, the bar is raisin… (read more)