Kathryn Finney, managing partner of Genius Scaled, a $20 million venture fund and studio that invests in amazing Black founders and author of Build The Damn Thing, joins the podcast to discuss her evolution into entrepreneurship, the importance of being honest with yourself when thinking about going out on your own, and how your exit number should be your guiding force.
With Kathryn’s unmatched entrepreneurial experience, she gives us actionable steps and solid advice that you can start working on today if you’re looking to build the damn thing.
In this episode we discuss:
The importance of being honest with yourself before you jump into entrepreneurship
Figuring out your exit number so you can pursue your own venture
How a budget fashion blog evolved into a venture capitalist career
When it’s time to start thinking about your exit strategy
Various funding options from entrepreneurs + more
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