This section contains survey results which will enable your discussion of individual points of view.
Survey – what is the role of advisory boards? I did a survey of people on my LinkedIn network who are on an advisory board or a CEO with an advisory board. This survey was done because I was appointed chair of an advisory board and wanted to learn from others. If you are an … Continue reading Survey – What is the role of advisory boards?
This report contains the high-level findings from my survey regarding ” How do board directors impact-long term corporate value?” A PDF with more detailed data is available for download here. (How do board directors impact long-term value?) People I know from three groups (7 CEOs/Presidents, 8 directors, and 10 major investors) responded to my two … Continue reading Survey – How do board directors impact long-term corporate value?
I asked asset managers the following question: “How do you assess PE (Private Equity) funds, and their leaders) to determine which fund to invest in?” Asset managers included: pension funds, large global asset managers, and family offices. Insight was also provided by advisors to asset managers. The following illustrates the consolidated set of assessment approaches … Continue reading Survey – How do asset managers assess Private Equity fund managers?
I did a survey of founders and CEOs of startup companies. I asked them the question: When did you get outside investors, excluding friends and family? After you had some satisfied customers who provided some revenue? Before? At some later stage of your company? There was a total of 13 responses. 10 bootstrapped, 3 never … Continue reading Survey – When do startups get capital from outside investors?