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For a seed round, are many investors or a small group better?

For a seed round, are many investors or a small group better?
Posted on Sun, 21 November 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, answers the question ‘For a seed round, are many investors or a small group better?’ when considering startup funding.

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Steps to shut down a startup

Steps to shut down a startup
Posted on Tue, 16 November 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, gives a helpful guide to shutting down a startup appropriately before moving on to bigger successes.

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Know your zero cash date

Know your zero cash date
Posted on Mon, 15 November 2021 by scott orn

Scott Orn, Kruze Consulting’s COO, shares everything you need to know about your startups’ zero cash date and how to calculate it with your burn rate.

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How to make a good operating plan for your pitch deck

How to make a good operating plan for your pitch deck
Posted on Wed, 10 November 2021 by healy jones

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healy Jones, presents everything you need to know about making a good operating plan for your pitch deck.

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Accounting for startup financing from Pipe

Accounting for startup financing from Pipe
Posted on Sun, 7 November 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses everything you need to know about accounting for startup financing from Pipe.com, a new lending marketplace.

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How should a startup account for its first revenue?

How should a startup account for its first revenue?
Posted on Mon, 1 November 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses how a startup should account for its first revenue (and ongoing revenue) before looking for more!

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Can you backdate payroll?

Can you backdate payroll?
Posted on Sun, 24 October 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, explains why you should not backdate payroll and the compliance problems with the IRS doing so will create.

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How do early stage VCs find the startups to invest in?

How do early stage VCs find the startups to invest in?
Posted on Sun, 17 October 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses the process of how early stage Venture Capital firms go about finding the best startups to invest in.

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As a startup CEO, when can I give myself a raise?

As a startup CEO, when can I give myself a raise?
Posted on Thu, 14 October 2021 by healy jones

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healy Jones, answers the question ‘as a startup CEO, when can I give myself a raise?’ and how to know what to pay yourself.

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Who is the highest paid person at a startup?

Who is the highest paid person at a startup?
Posted on Sun, 10 October 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, answers the question ‘who is the highest paid person at a startup?’ and talks about the ways startup employees are payed.

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Should your startup switch to unlimited PTO?

Should your startup switch to unlimited PTO?
Posted on Tue, 5 October 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting answers the frequently asked question about Paid Time Off (PTO) and whether or not your startup should switch to unlimited PTO.

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The IRS Opens Up Electronic Submission for Power of Attorney

The IRS Opens Up Electronic Submission for Power of Attorney
Posted on Sun, 26 September 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses getting clients power of attorney and the IRS new allowance of firms submitting Power of Attorney requests online!

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Why Would a Founder or CEO of a VC backed startup get fired?

Why Would a Founder or CEO of a VC backed startup get fired?
Posted on Sun, 19 September 2021 by scott orn

It’s really important to state upfront that no venture capitalist or board member ever wants to fire the founder from a startup.

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8 Ways Employees Steal Money From Startups

8 Ways Employees Steal Money From Startups
Posted on Sun, 12 September 2021 by scott orn

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, explains the eight ways in which employees steal money from startups and how to prevent employee theft.

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How To Move Your Startup’s Fiscal Year-End From December 31st to January 31st

How To Move Your Startup’s Fiscal Year-End From December 31st to January 31st
Posted on Sun, 5 September 2021 by scott orn

Startup founders, do you want to know how to move your startups’ fiscal year-end from December 31st  to January 31st? Well, you’ve come to the right place.

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